Canine and feline diabetes can be managed successfully and easily with correct diagnosis and treatment, which includes insulin therapy.
Pet owners play a crucial role in the successful management of their diabetic pets. Client education and good communication between you the veterinarian and pet owners is vital. Your attitude to diabetes will largely determine the pet owners' motivation and compliance with treatment.
The prognosis for canine or feline diabetes is good provided that it is diagnosed early and treated adequately.
Most forms of diabetes can be treated successfully with insulin injections accompanied by dietary and lifestyle adjustments.