-A high-fat diet
-A history of dietary indiscretion
-Hypothyroidism (or other endocrine diseases)
-Severe blunt trauma
-Certain medications or other toxins
There may, in some cases, be a genetic predisposition
Animals prone to or recovering from pancreatitis should be fed small, frequent meals. An ultra low fat diet is needed during recovery. Adding digestive enzymes, like what is found in green tripe, can be beneficial. Probiotics, like yoghurt, should be added to their meals. Antioxidants, like foods with berries, are recommended for pancreatic health. Turmeric, like what is found in the golden paste, is highly beneficial for overall wellness.