Chronic Kidney Disease in Senior German Shepherds

Updated: Apr 10

Chronic kidney disease, which is a kidney disease that occurs over time, is a common health issue in senior German Shepherds. As our furry friends age, their organs don't function as well as they used to. This can lead to a build-up of toxins in their system and eventually kidney failure. While it's not always possible to prevent kidney disease, there are things we can do to help our German Shepherds live longer, healthier lives.


In this #LifeWithOldDogs® post, we'll cover what you should know about chronic kidney disease in senior German Shepherds.



Our beautiful boy, Champ,