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Features August 2019 Issue

The Cost of Having a Dog  with Diabetes

Prior to diagnosis and treatment, dogs with diabetes tend to be much thirstier than normal.

The Cost of Having a Dog with Diabetes

Insulin prices in particular can sometimes make affording proper care tricky.

It is always something of a financial challenge having a diabetic pet,” says Orla Mahony, DVM, a veterinarian at Tufts’s Foster Hospital for Small Animals.

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