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Liver and Pancreas

Your dog's liver and pancreas work together to make the digestion process run smoothly and efficiently. The liver stores essential Vitamins A, D, E, and K and it produces bile, which is crucial to the breakdown of fats. The pancreas plays an important role in controlling blood sugar by secreting insulin and glucagons, two very important hormones. The pancreas also produces pancreatic juices. These juices contain digestive enzymes that help breakdown food. If the dog liver and pancreas malfunction, a number of conditions can develop. Learn how to keep your pet's liver and pancreas healthy, the types of dog liver and pancreatic diseases, symptoms, and treatment.

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