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Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-12-2013, 04:12 PM
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Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Thanks for the responses Holli & Antonia,

I had to put on my "nurse" uniform this weekend...Al was very sick with the flu, I think.

Anyway, I went to the vitamin store and bought Methyl B-12,...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-09-2013, 10:06 AM
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Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Hi everyone,

I know I haven't been on in a while. I was trying to go this on my own for awhile however.....I can't.

I really hate to bother all of you but I do have one question. Have any of...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 06-07-2013, 08:55 AM
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Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Hey Judi,

I just ordered Remedy Rescue yesterday and hope that it will help Mini with her phobias & anxiety.

Our vet has given us tranquilizers and we have used them but they seem to really...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 06-06-2013, 10:23 AM
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Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Hi Barb,

I think it either has to do with stress or she's fighting another infection. Her B/G for the past week has been; highest 444 lowest 265. She's been running high in the am & pm with the...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 06-06-2013, 09:20 AM
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Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Unhappy Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Hi everyone,

Hope things are going better for you all. I cannot get Mini's B/G down :confused: and I have her at 18u of Levemir am & pm for the past 4 days.
Nothing has changed other than: ...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-28-2013, 12:57 PM
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Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

I'm waiting to see how it works for Barb. Mini also has separation anxiety really bad. I'm with her 24/7 for the most part. But if I'm doing things around the house and leave her in the living...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-28-2013, 12:46 PM
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Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Great Barb! I hope it works...I will wait for your post on how it works. I also will purchase if it works...I'll try anything to help Mini.

Thanks for the info and looking forward to hearing how...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-28-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Thank you Marianne! The info you sent is interesting and something that I will keep in my mind. I haven't changed anything...I just get so frustrated some times with this horrible disease and my...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-28-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Thanks Tara,

I really appreciate all that the members at this site suggest, comment, etc. You all are really the best! :) And have the best comments, suggestions, etc. from your experiences thus...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-28-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Hi Holli,

Thanks for the response, much appreciated.

It was just a thought on my part to get her off of the Medrol. She does fine with it but I know it also helps raise her B/G.

And I know...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-28-2013, 12:28 PM
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Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Thank you for your support. Fireworks & thunder are her worst enemies.:( We give her doggie tranquilizers for this if it's real bad, however, even with that she still has high B/G's.

Jeanne
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-22-2013, 03:42 PM
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Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

My thanks go out to you all; Holli, Barb & Judi!

My vet did agree with me. He told me to stay on 16u but keep a close eye on her to make sure she doesn't go too low, which I have been doing.
...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-21-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's diabetes

Hi everyone,

I haven't been on this site for about a month now. I hope everyone is doing well.

I actually have been afraid to get on thinking I would jinx Mini, but it turns out no matter what...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-29-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 29,178
Posted By alan
Post Re: Insulin effectiveness

That's the $64,000.00 question (I'm showing my age :eek:) regarding what causes insulin to go bad. I use Levemir on Mini-Me and I even called the manufacturer and they told me there is no way to...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-18-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post New info on Vetsulin.....

Vetsulin, which may be the best insulin product for dogs, is back on the market and should be available within a week. If you're still having problems regulating Mini's BG, it may be worthwhile...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-14-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Smile Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

I forgot to add that Mini now weighs 77.7 pounds!!!:D:D:D:D More than I thought she did. Made us very happy!!!:D:D:D

Jeanne
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-14-2013, 11:06 AM
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Posted By alan
Post Re: supplements for diabetic dogs eyes

Al either goes to the Vitamin store or orders ours on line. We give Mini Ocuvite Adult 50+ with her morning meal and OcuGuard Plus with her evening meal. Mini still has her eyesite but Al always...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-14-2013, 11:00 AM
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Views: 78,968
Posted By alan
Re: My Dog Pip

Hey Pam,

Sending lots of positive mojo your way for Pip & yourself. Hope it all turns out for the best.

Jeanne
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-14-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

Hi Holli & everyone,

I can finally sit down now and let you all know the latest...storms are over!!!:)

We took Mini to the vet yesterday and had him express her anal sacs, took in urine for a...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-12-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Question Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

Hi everybody,

Sorry I haven't posted for a while, just so frustrating & Mini doesn't seem to get a break at all.:(

We finished the tetracycline this week, however the vet doesn't want to...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-08-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Question Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

Thank you Holli,

But....I did speak too soon!:( Saturday she was below 200 all day. Yesterday we started out with a 282 in am, followed by 347 (afternoon) and 362 last night. This morning she...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-05-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

Hi everyone!

We're still around...I just haven't been posting because I was afraid I would jinx her good numbers. ;););)

Right at this moment we're at 11u both am & pm for the past 8 days. ...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-30-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

Hey Linda,

Maybe that's what's happening to Mini. Her numbers didn't start to rise until I started her on the Tetracycline. :(

I also have a call into our vet to run all this by him.

This...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-30-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Post Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy & still waiting for test results!

:)

Thanks for the info Craig. I checked out the web site you listed and it does say that tetracycline can possibly raise the B/G.

I've been confused since this all started! :)

Will let...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-30-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 57,352
Posted By alan
Question Re: Mini-Me's B/G going crazy

I don't know what's going on?????? :confused::confused::confused:

I did Mini's B/G curve on March 19th & it was pretty good. But two days later we started getting 400's & one 500 readings. She...
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