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Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 06-18-2022, 02:00 PM
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Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Shih tzu recently diagnosed plus Cushings

feed him all his food at one time without adding more after. its part of the regulation process. feeding the same amount twice a day keeping up the repition. injecting right after food. it takes...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 06-18-2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Shih tzu recently diagnosed plus Cushings

it would be good to ask the vet why hes lost alot of weight
if its his teeth, infection, does his teeth need cleaning?
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 06-18-2022, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Shih tzu recently diagnosed plus Cushings

hi and welcome to you and your Paddy

at first theres alot to take in but in a short time getting Paddy regulated becomes easier

first off dogs do better getting injections twice a da after food...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-23-2022, 05:33 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newbie needing help

96 isn't lol
it's because he was at the groomer
but double check in the next few hours especially at fasting or there abouts.

your doing great with Max
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-21-2022, 01:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,754
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Off balance and wobbly

yes doggy feelings are accurate

I started doing curves at home as it was easier, faster, and more accurate because he also got very upset at the vet.

all you need are straps, Lance's, and a...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-21-2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Free Glucometer & Test Strips

a year ago, how time flys eh!
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-06-2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Smile Re: Newbie needing help

great Donna and Max must be feeling better.

i remember giving Riles bloodsugar a jolt by upping and downing his food or insulin once in awhile. change seems to work for better regulation.
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-03-2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,476
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newly diabetic pug - HELP!

hi
i mentioned eyes as they do get infected causing high blood sugar

its time for the vet to check the Pugsley s eye, may he needs antibiotics
at the same time the vet can check the liver...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-03-2022, 03:07 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newbie needing help

good job Max
check his bg often Donna.
get the low higher by adding more chicken at tonights meal
Defrost time
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-02-2022, 03:03 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newbie needing help

8.5 is going backwards, this is the same as april 9.

low of 248 on 9 units, why change thats perfect

anyway i cant see his curve or new data so

new suggestion

chicken raises blood sugar...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 05-02-2022, 01:39 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,476
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newly diabetic pug - HELP!

hey Aneng theres other options but first be reminded. please answer these questions

what did the vet give him for the high liver enzymes??. is he going back to the vet regular to update testing...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-23-2022, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 220
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Diabetic pup and seasonal allergies

cudos to you and Maggie your doing all the work, good job

if its a body itch check out Apoquel

works good relieves itching
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-19-2022, 03:38 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newbie needing help

adding and subtracting insulin doses is part of getting regulated.

adding food when they go low one time is a short term fix



did you try going back to 9 units and adding abit more food...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-13-2022, 01:47 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newbie needing help

drop them off at my house if your vacationing in canada.

just looked at the feed chart for 31 lbs honest kitchen says up to 1 cup so yes i woulld stay at 9 units and add a Table spoon more of...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-08-2022, 03:04 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Smile Re: Newbie needing help

might as well go back up to 9 units

another option would be to inject the 9 units of vetinsulin and then feed more food. no more than 1/4 of a cup.

the other option is to change insulin
...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-06-2022, 08:12 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 8,461
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newbie needing help

you brought his blood sugar up and saved a hypo incident. retest when u get a low. the alphatrack is good Nothing to be sorry about

40 is low and warrants at least a 1/2 unit reduction.

yes...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 04-03-2022, 11:11 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 31,663
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: hind leg weakness

hey Ray, oh happy spring

i had Riles teeth cleaned at 15. i got a bad smell from his mouth and tooth discoloured but thought it was his dry dog food.

he did have teeth removed as they were...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-12-2022, 10:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,754
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Diabetic ketoacidosis

his natural balance is a good quality dog food.

heres a link, good read, to calculate food for homecooking.


https://www.dognutrition.com/dog-food-calculator/

hows Oliver doing?
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-11-2022, 10:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,754
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Smile Re: Diabetic ketoacidosis

figuring out what works best for Oliver is the key

right amount of insulin for his 27 lbs to meet up with the right amount of food.

topping up his food with salmon oil or any topper he likes...
Forum: Everything Else 03-10-2022, 10:21 AM
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Views: 156,998
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Border collie Jack

awe Natalie my condolences to you and your family, friends of Jack which were many.

i think he knew why he was at the vet. he hurt. he knew you were helping him pass comfortably.

they dont...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-10-2022, 10:08 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,476
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Newly diabetic pug - HELP!

hoping for a good outcome for Pugsley.

its hard waiting for results.

you.ll be okay, stay strong for Pugsley
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-09-2022, 12:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,754
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: New diabetic ,first at home curve. I need help understanding.

heres some info

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Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-09-2022, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: Looking for any guidance

welcome to you and your Kai

what did the vet say about the rise in blood sugar?

has the infection cleared up? any medications?

seems the insulin and food arent meeting up.
also he might...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 01-31-2022, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: New member looking for advice

you know your dog, if you think the new food is a problem then stop it.

i would stick to one food for now.

is half a cup of Fromm on the feed guide for a 17 pound dog
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 01-31-2022, 12:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By Riliey and Mo
Re: New member looking for advice

with her uti and antibiotics she definately needs more insulin.

also shes been started on a relatively low dose of insulin. 2.5
for a 17 pound dog estimated starting dose of 4 units.

call...
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