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  1. Kris & Teasel liked LuAnn's post in the thread General insulin dosage for initial injection.

    yes, I am. Her BGL was 399 this afternoon before I took her to the vets. I told him I did not feel comfortable starting her out at 3 units....

    Jul 19, 2018 at 8:28 PM
  2. Kris & Teasel liked Rachel's post in the thread HELP! Cat has DKA and I need advice - NEW THREAD.

    It's super important to give insulin with a recent DKA. If you do get a low number like that again, I'd really try to get some food in him...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 6:35 PM
  3. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread Don't Know if I Need to be Concerned.

    No, you don't. When you're able to make the switch to low carb wet food, more vigilance will be needed. That's because your current...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 6:30 PM
  4. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread Don't Know if I Need to be Concerned.

    I wouldn't worry about it. I agree that going to 3 u is the better option. You won't see a consistent decent BG drop until you're closer...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 4:23 PM
  5. Kris & Teasel liked LuAnn's post in the thread General insulin dosage for initial injection.

    That was my thought too!!! Thank you!!

    Jul 19, 2018 at 4:21 PM
  6. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread General insulin dosage for initial injection.

    The typical starting dose is 1 u every 12 hours. BGs in the 300s are not extremely high for an untreated cat.

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:18 PM
  7. Kris & Teasel liked Djamila's post in the thread Still struggling to test..

    None at all. As I was reading through this thread, that's what I was going to suggest. Just go ahead and feed him first. In the interest of...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:17 PM
  8. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread Don't Know if I Need to be Concerned.

    I recommend increasing to 3 u tonight. He still has a lot of room to drop. If that makes you nervous, eyeball 2.75 u the best you can but...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:17 PM
  9. Kris & Teasel liked H.M. Victor's post in the thread Don't Know if I Need to be Concerned.

    Just wanted to let you know that I showed this to my mom and it gave her a good laugh. She wants to print it out and hang it up on our...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:15 PM
  10. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread HELP! Cat has DKA and I need advice - NEW THREAD.

    That blue number this AM seems out of the ordinary. Did you retest immediately to see whether it was a wonky strip? It's best to avoid a...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:14 PM
  11. Kris & Teasel liked Laudie's post in the thread HELP! Cat has DKA and I need advice - NEW THREAD.

    OMG OMG HE'S EATING!!! I'm trying not to peak and bother him but HE STARTED LICKING THE PLATE

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:12 PM
  12. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread Someone with a IBD cat, I need help please.

    What I've read here is that a raw diet can help. The favoured probiotic around here for diarrhea is S. Boulardii. I don't know brand...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:11 PM
  13. Kris & Teasel liked Jan Radar's post in the thread 19 July -Radar - eating well with pretty cool blue numbers.

    my last post Radar has been purring non-stop since we picked him up from the vet's office where he was boarded while we went to Disneyland...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 2:09 PM
  14. Kris & Teasel liked Bellasmom's post in the thread 7.19 Bella amps 299,+2 265,+6 166,pmps 133,+2 73,+3 34,+3:15 49,+4 52,+5 53,+6 80,+8 98.

    I think he likes to see my facial expression with yellows, he kinda smirks and I thought I saw him stick his tongue out at me lol

    Jul 19, 2018 at 6:52 AM
  15. Kris & Teasel replied to the thread Victor's AMPS Level/Dosage Question.

    Yes, I think you should.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:42 PM