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    Feb 24, 2018 at 1:30 PM
  2. edenbee liked JanetNJ's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    You only need a tiny bit. You can scoop the drop on your nail so you can let the cat go. See the little part sticking out in the...

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  3. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Thanks! I think I really could have done this first or second try but my hands were shaky and I didn't get how to use the meter. My cat is...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 12:11 PM
  4. edenbee liked Stephanie & Quintus's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    I don't have anything to add to the excellent "poking strategy" advice others have given, but just wanted to send along my encouragements!...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 12:02 PM
  5. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Yes it was mid cycle. His shot was at noon NYC time...and then around 5pm NYC time..EST...so five hours after the 1.5 shot. Second shot was...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 11:53 PM
  6. edenbee liked Rachel's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Hi! Just wanted to jump in too..as Nan and Kris said, 116 was a bit low to give a shot on, but if it was mid-cycle. that was fine! If that...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 11:45 PM
  7. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    The test was 5 hours after the 1.5 unit shot.

    Feb 23, 2018 at 11:45 PM
  8. edenbee liked Nan & Amber's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Congratulations on your first test!!!!!! Whoo-hoo! Echoing Kris-- can you clarify when that 116 was in relation to when you gave the...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 11:44 PM
  9. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    He was 550 to start with and was on 2 units.Very sick.Then he was vomiting so we went to 1.5 and he was over 200 at the vet. today was 116...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 11:44 PM
  10. edenbee liked Kris & Teasel's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Did you give 1.5 u on a BG reading of 116? That's a low number to give insulin on. Please test him again 4 to 6 hours after that shot to...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 11:42 PM
  11. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    I did it! My husband held a light on the ear so I could see the vein better. I just went right for the vein this time...he did try to run...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 5:13 PM
  12. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Okay thank you...I have the animal meter just because I am new to all this and I wanted to get the same thing the vet uses for now.

    Feb 23, 2018 at 1:49 PM
  13. edenbee liked Nan & Amber's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Good luck!

    Feb 23, 2018 at 1:49 PM
  14. edenbee liked JanetNJ's post in the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    If you use a human meter the reading will be lower than the vet, just so you understand. They are similar at low numbers and quite...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 1:49 PM
  15. edenbee replied to the thread Going to try and home test Delgado's blood today..

    Thanks! He has vomited twice this week so I am taking him back to the vet. Dose may be too high..but I want to get a reading and then...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 1:41 PM