Sugarkitty15
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Sugarkitty15

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    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    WI
    Member since:
    4/13/2020
    • I'm Betsy! My kitties name is Squeaks and he's 11 years old.
    • Date of diagnosis was 2/13/2020.
    • We're using Prozinc insulin. Just started home testing on 4/16. I checked every few hours on 4/18 and 4/19, otherwise I'm doing a glucose test before AM and PM shot and another one at +6.
    • Using a Metene meter. (this is a human meter)
    • Right now, the only other issues I'm seeing are tremors in the legs (could this be neuropathy?) and he has a lot of protein in his urine. Vet asked me to change foods and we will retest in a month. If no improvement, he will need meds for this.
    • Squeaks is currently on CBD oil and terbutaline. (He gets something similar to asthma attacks)
    • No other health issues and no corticosteroids.
    • Currently, Squeaks is getting both hard and wet foods. The dry food he's on is Purina OM. (1/2 c/day, spread out through 3 feedings) He's also on a mix of canned food--will be alternating between Tiki varieties, I & L & Y pate and Fancy Feast pate. Depending on the calorie content of the canned food, he's getting 1.5-2.5 cans of wet food a day. He's supposed to be at 304 calories a day so I stick as close to that as I can.

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    Betsy & Squeaks, 11yrs, Male, Diagnosed 2/13/2020, ProZinc, Metene, FF & I & L & Y (wet-low carb), issues: leg spasms, current meds: CBD oil & Terbutaline.
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