Approximately, 1 out of ever 300 dogs and 1 out of ever 230 cats have diabetes in the United States. Unfortunately, pet diabetes is on the rise. Since November is Pet Diabetes Awareness Month, Dr. Anna Coffin will discuss what needs to happen after the diagnosis.
Pets that have diabetes are not producing the proper amount of insulin and therefore need insulin injections to decrease their blood sugars. There is no cure for diabetes, but with proper treatment and monitoring your pet can live a normal life.
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