6/13 Rusty AMPS 162, +5 63, PMPS 142, +4.5 117

Discussion in 'Lantus / Basaglar (glargine) and Levemir (detemir)' started by Ella & Rusty & Stu(GA), Jun 13, 2018.

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  1. Ella & Rusty & Stu(GA)

    Ella & Rusty & Stu(GA) Well-Known Member

    Jan 11, 2010

    It's thundering and lightening outside, so I'm going to cut this short and turn off my computer.

    Rusty isn't doing well in this very humid weather. His breathing is not good. His appetite is so-so. We have our vetty appt. on Friday afternoon for his yearly "wellness" exam with bloodwork, etc. And I'm definitely going to ask if she thinks he should start the steroid again. In any event, his B-12 shot was skipped last month owing to our trip to the city for my surgery. So the B-12 should make him feel better.

    Spent the afternoon getting my car serviced. I walked up to the near-by John Brown's Farm Historic Site, which is a wonderful place to visit. Brown and his family and fellow abolitionists are buried there. The site has several hiking trails and hillsides with a few picnic tables. And there is even a composting toilet! The views of the Adirondack High Peaks are spectacular.

    bbl, after the storms pass by
  2. Carol in Chicago

    Carol in Chicago Member

    Apr 5, 2017
    Glad you are feeling good Ella. Vines for Rusty in this yucky weather. I hope the vet visit goes well and the B12 and steroids work wonders!
  3. carfurby

    carfurby Well-Known Member

    Feb 19, 2012
    I hope the humid weather goes away soon and Rusty feels better. Sending early vetty vines. Stay safe in the storm.
  4. rhiannon and shadow (GA)

    rhiannon and shadow (GA) Well-Known Member

    Jul 9, 2012
    send the rain our way, lots of fires happening down here.....

    sending extra breathing vines for Rusty.
  5. PussCatPrince - GA

    PussCatPrince - GA Well-Known Member

    Nov 25, 2017
    Sounds rotten. I hope your humid weather bogs off soon.

    Is there anything you can do that helps Rusty with this? I have never really known ongoing humid weather except on my hols.
  6. Tricia Cinco(GA) & Harvey

    Tricia Cinco(GA) & Harvey Well-Known Member

    Jul 18, 2011
    Poor Rusty. Humid weather makes me miserable, too.

    Sending breathing, appy and vetty vines.
  7. Ella & Rusty & Stu(GA)

    Ella & Rusty & Stu(GA) Well-Known Member

    Jan 11, 2010
    Not much. Rusty's congestion is chronic and he has had it for as long as he has been with us. Now that he is much older and frail, his breathing can be good one day and bad the next. Also, there is a lot of pollen in the air now. Allergies play a role, I'm sure.
    'night all. The storms are over for the time being.
  8. Anne & Zener GA

    Anne & Zener GA Well-Known Member

    May 26, 2011
    Lotsa vines for your guy.
  9. Amy&TrixieCat

    Amy&TrixieCat Well-Known Member

    Feb 14, 2011
    Breathing and appy vines!
  10. Judy and Boomer

    Judy and Boomer Well-Known Member

    May 23, 2014
    Sending lots of breathing vines for Rusty!
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