There are usually no symptoms of early-stage CKD.
Symptoms of later stages of CKD include but are not limited to:
- Increased water intake
- Increased urine production
- Decreased appetite
- Weight loss
Regular checkups and screenings are a n important part of catching kidney disease as early as possible. Your veterinarian will work with you to determine your pet’s kidney function on a regular basis depending on their symptoms, age and other factors.