I am reading more and more articles on the importance or practicing preventative medicine and establishing an early detection health care routine.
The statistics are impressive. Between 60-75% of chronic illnesses can be reversed with just a change in diet IF caught early enough. With the increasing costs of veterinary care, this becomes a responsible practice for all pet owners.
When Chloe started spilling glucose in her urine, almost 2 years ago, we switched her to an all canned diet and she has maintained normal values since then. Her last blood work in July was even better than the previous one 6 months ago!
It’s so much better to prevent an illness or to be able to treat it at an early stage than to have to deal with a serious, life-threatening and costly illness.