Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects dogs of all breeds and ages. The disease occurs when the body is unable to properly regulate blood sugar levels, which can lead to a range of health complications. While the causes of diabetes in dogs are not fully understood, there are several risk factors that can increase a dog's chances of developing the disease. Early diagnosis and treatment are crucial for managing the condition and preventing serious complications. With the right care and attention, dogs with diabetes can live long and healthy lives.