How long do dogs live after being diagnosed with diabetes?


Diabetes is treatable, and your dog can live for years with a high quality of life. “If they live past first three months, they do really well. Excluding dogs that don’t make it through those first few months, the median survival is two years,” says Dr. Allison O’Kell, DVM, MS, DACVIM. “In fact, a lot won’t even die of diabetes.” Learn more at Diabetes in Dogs: Symptoms, Treatment, Cost and Life Expectancy