A diuretic is a medication that increases the flow of urine from your dog’s body. It helps to flush out excess water and salt, which can be helpful for dogs with certain health conditions.

Some of the most common natural types of diuretics include:

Diuretics are used to treat a variety of conditions in dogs, including heart failure and kidney disease. They’re also used to treat some types of cancer.

Diuretics are generally prescribed by your veterinarian and commonly come in pill form, but they can also be administered intravenously or as an injection directly into the bloodstream.

Published by Amber Drake

Dr. Drake is an award-winning author and well-known cancer specialist in her field. She is best known for her extensive research on canine cancer prevention and nutrition, her dedication to help dogs live a long, happy life, and for teaching veterinary medicine. As the CEO of Canine Companions Co., the Founder of Drake Dog Cancer Foundation and Academy, and the Co-Founder of Preferable Pups, in addition to being a respected figure in the dog world, she has earned the respect of thousands of dog lovers worldwide.