Diabetes In Dogs: What You Need To Know To Keep Your Pet Healthy And Happy
Diabetes in dogs is rare, although over the years it continues to rise – in both dogs and cats. Holistic vets say that when you provide your dog with a balanced, wholesome diet and essential natural supplements, you eliminate the chances of diabetes. Healthy, non-diabetic dogs should eat once a day – then their digestive tract and glands are able to rest. The best way to treat a dog with diabetes is to offer a raw food diet.
This is a mix of meat, bones and leafy, green vegetables. Feed your dog about 50-65% of raw or cooked meat, another 10-25% of cooked bones. The ultimate treatment of reversing your dog’s diabetes to the point where no insulin is needed is not discovered yet, but the reality may be not as far off as we think.
A study in the Diabetes journal in Spain used gene therapy to put dogs in remission with type one diabetes. . .