Kidneys are very important organs, corresponding to the production of urine, regulate water, acid-base and mineral. They are also responsible for the production of the active form of vitamin D and hormones and for the economy ions.
Reasons of a kidney insufficiency
The causes of kidney failure are many. Typically, these other conditions that contribute to the progression of renal failure. Among them are idiomatic inflammation of interstitial kidney tissue, leptospirosis, renal cancer, bacterial infection, diabetic nephropathy, trauma, or congestive heart failure. The cause may be old age dog.
Renal insufficiency in various dog breeds
The disease of a renal failure may also be encountered in the various breeds of dogs, because it arises most often as a result of other kidney problems, which some dogs have a genetic disposition. These breeds are: cocker spaniel, shar pei, shih tzu, Alaskan Malamute, Poodle, Doberman, Rottweiler, golden retriever, German shepherd, chow-chow, Bernese Mountain dog and others.
Pharmacological treatment of chronic renal failure can be aided by proper diet. Forage should have vitamin D3, B as well as calcium, potassium, iron. They are supposed to compensate for the level of minerals and vitamins, as well as support the work of the urinary tract.
In order our dog better endured the effects of the disease should use appropriate food. One of them is Animoda Integral Protect Nieren. It is easily digestible and easy to digest. It has reduced levels of phosphorus and protein. On the other hand, the proteins contained in the food
They are high-grade.
Trovet Insufficiencie Renal Diet is the diet used in dogs with acute and chronic renal failure. It has lower levels of protein, phosphorus and sodium, while the higher levels of the B vitamins also contains calcium, potassium, zinc, linolenic acid, vitamins A, D3 and E. Karma has a high palatability, and therefore is liked by dogs.
Royal Canin Renal is a TMR diet food for adult dogs. Indications for its use is chronic renal failure and kidney urate and cystine. In its composition can be found, among others, Cash fats EPA and DHA, which have a positive impact on the functioning of the gastrointestinal tract, as well as reduced levels of phosphorus.
The aim of the treatment of renal failure is not the cure, because it is usually impossible, but inhibition of the symptoms and health consequences. Therefore, it is important to use proper diet accompanying pharmacological treatment.