• Diabetes In Dogs: Symptoms And Treatment

    12 days ago - By Dog Notebook

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    Diabetes in dogs can be rather tricky a disease, but even though there's no cure for it, it can indeed be treatable.
    It commonly affects middle aged canines, usually overweight female dogs and it is caused by a lack of insulin - a hormone produced by the pancreas that is crucial for glucose metabolism.
    When the pancreas becomes damaged, it results in a shortage of insulin producing cells in this organ, and the worst part is - it is irreversible . This is why diabetic dogs are very unlikely to go into remission and they require special treatment.
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