In all our years of providing health insurance for cats and dogs all over South Africa, one of the major problems our customers face (as well as the healthcare providers we partner with), is procrastination when it comes to addressing worrying symptoms in the health of animals. How interesting. In healthy dogs, the food which they eat is broken down into elements which fuel the body. In the past, their service has been most common with helping the visually or hearing impaired but there is a growing group of dogs who are trained to assist with a variety of medical conditions and diagnosis including diabetes, epilepsy and autism. Diabetes is caused by a lack of insulin and diabetic dogs require daily insulin injections to keep healthy. When there is a lack of insulin, sugar from food builds up in the blood and eventually starts to appear in the urine. Last month, professor Hendriks added another dimension to this study.
They are more thirsty than normal and often lose weight despite