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  1. JanetNJ replied to the thread New kitten, How to feed alongside diabetic cat?.

    Just feed her as much as she wants to eat.

    Dec 18, 2018 at 4:46 AM
  2. JanetNJ liked Sandi & Whisper's post in the thread Simba was diagnosed with DKA. Vet thinks we're out of options. Help :(.

    I see what you are saying, but you also need to understand that the longer you stay in high numbers, the higher the risk for DKA as well as...

    Dec 18, 2018 at 4:44 AM
  3. JanetNJ replied to the thread Simba was diagnosed with DKA. Vet thinks we're out of options. Help :(.

    I'd do 6. Your have to get him out of the black. It is absolutely putting him at a higher risk for developing ketones.

    Dec 17, 2018 at 6:54 PM
  4. JanetNJ liked Kris & Teasel's post in the thread Simba was diagnosed with DKA. Vet thinks we're out of options. Help :(.

    Try 6 u tonight. Keep it for 3 cycles then go to 7.

    Dec 17, 2018 at 6:52 PM
  5. JanetNJ replied to the thread DKA Now Home, Seeking Support! ♥.

    Glad he's home. Should be fine for a couple days while you wait for the meter

    Dec 17, 2018 at 6:49 PM
  6. JanetNJ liked Joelle Sullivan's post in the thread DKA Now Home, Seeking Support! ♥.

    The vet said he'd like to see Ollie on ProZinc (which we can't get ahold of for another 5-6 days due to literally everyone including our...

    Dec 17, 2018 at 6:48 PM
  7. JanetNJ replied to the thread DKA Now Home, Seeking Support! ♥.

    Rather than pet sure, try insulinx strips with the Alphatrak. I've found them to be accurate and $35/100 on amazon

    Dec 17, 2018 at 6:47 PM
  8. JanetNJ liked Rachel's post in the thread Doing ok.

    Ah C.C....that's her MO isn't it? But still..she's doing so amazingly well!

    Dec 17, 2018 at 5:35 PM
  9. JanetNJ liked Coco’s Momma's post in the thread Newly Diagnosed Kitty.

    Welcome Cosmo and Dena! The forum is a great resource. There's plenty of information about low carb wet food and home testing. My Coco...

    Dec 17, 2018 at 5:05 PM
  10. JanetNJ replied to the thread Doing ok.

    Bounce tonight from the morning low. :/ ah well.

    Dec 17, 2018 at 4:25 PM
  11. JanetNJ replied to the thread Low Readings on Pet Sure Strips?????.

    I think the 3.5 u dose is way too high. Always get a preshot but try to get mid cycle readings as well. I'm glad you lowered the dose

    Dec 17, 2018 at 2:50 PM
  12. JanetNJ replied to the thread Cat not reacting to any insulin.

    I'm glad you found it helpful! If you are having trouble it could be your lancets. Make sure they are 26 or 28 gauge. 30+ guage are...

    Dec 17, 2018 at 2:47 PM
  13. JanetNJ liked Maymay's post in the thread Cat not reacting to any insulin.

    We're not giving up on the insulin. He's still on Lantus. The specialist will do further tests to see if there are any underlying...

    Dec 17, 2018 at 2:46 PM
  14. JanetNJ liked Chris & China's post in the thread WE GOT BLUE!.

    Woo Hoo!!! Exciting, isn't it?? It's great for your soul too....to start to see something that looks like progress....even if it doesn't...

    Dec 17, 2018 at 2:43 PM
  15. JanetNJ replied to the thread Hello and thank you ahead of time.

    Welcome.... He's so so cute. I had a huge grey and white kitty. Rip they are big love bugs. Anyway we are here to help!

    Dec 17, 2018 at 2:33 PM