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Liver and Pancreas

The cat liver and pancreas have several different important functions. The liver stores essential Vitamins A, D, E, and K and it produces bile. Bile is crucial to the breakdown of fats. The pancreas plays an important role in controlling blood sugar by secreting two very important hormones -- insulin and glucagons. The pancreas also produces pancreatic juices. These juices contain digestive enzymes that help breakdown food. If a cat's liver and pancreas malfunction, conditions such as liver disease can develop. Continue reading to learn more about the cat liver and pancreas and how to keep your cat's liver and pancreas healthy.

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