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Diabetes in Dogs

~ Increased levels of glucose (sugar) in the blood (known as “hyperglycemia”) when the dog has been fasted, combined with the presence of glucose (sugar) in the urine (known as “glucosuria”)
~ Disorder of carbohydrate, fat, and protein metabolism caused by an absolute or relative insulin deficiency
~ The pancreas is an organ of the body, located near the upper small intestine; the pancreas produces insulin to regulate blood sugar