What is Cushing’s disease?

What is Cushing’s disease? Cushing’s disease, also known as hyperadrenocorticism is a condition that develops as a result of the overproduction or excessive amounts of cortisol in the body. It is one of the most common endocrine disorders in dogs. This is a slow, gradual disease that commonly affects middle-aged to older dogs. While Cushing’s disease can also affect…

Cushing’s Disease in Dogs

Cushing’s disease, also known as hyperadrenocorticism is a condition that develops as a result of the overproduction or excessive amounts of cortisol in the body. This is a slow, gradual disease that commonly affects dogs more than cats. Middle-aged to older dogs, particularly breeds such as German shepherds, poodles, golden retrievers, terriers, and dachshunds are…