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Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-18-2009, 10:36 PM
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Posted By John II
Re: Kwiggles' Joe has passed

Dear Karen,

I was so sorry to hear about Joe and can only echo what everyone else has said. For you both to have gone through so much - just to have this happen?
Unbelievable. I am so sorry. I...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-18-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

I need an icon for "frustrated".

Angelina has had her 3rd 12 hourly dose of 20mg of Trilostane and I'm sure she already seems weaker than she has been in recent days (too much...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-18-2009, 06:48 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-18-2009, 06:32 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

I have to admit that Iíve been avoiding reading the updates of forum members who have announced the passing of their Cush Pups. Because Iím trying to keep positive and not think about the eventual...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-18-2009, 04:57 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hi Louise,

I am also a worrywart (and a twitcher :)) and popped into the Vet's yesterday. Who, after glancing at the container for a second said it should be fine.

I've yet to figure out the...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-17-2009, 06:52 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Thanks Leslie!

I'd gone to the pharmacy and bought a jar of Glucosamine tablets first. Then went to the supermarket and checked out their range - finding the multi-supplement powder. It was...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-16-2009, 04:00 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

And for my next question :D

I went off to buy some Glucosamine and found a Glucosamine, MSM & Chondroitin powder - which I figured would be easier to measure accurately than tablet cutting....
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-15-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 15,211
Posted By John II
Re: Roxee, 13 1/2 y.o. Shih-Tzu/Lhasa mix on Trilostane

Hi John & Roxee,

There's always something, isn't there?
Hope Roxee's doing OK.

Best wishes,

Uncle John and Cousin Angelina :)
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-15-2009, 08:47 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

Leslie - so while all the kids are playing with Twitter these days, I wind up with Twitcher? :D
- Also, is there an Auntie Leslie cookbook somewhere? ;)

And Uncle John -...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-15-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,882
Posted By John II
Re: 13 y/o westie with cushings - Snickers has passed

Dear Dee,

I am so sorry for your loss.
Words don't seem adequate,
but we are all thinking of you.

John II
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-15-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 30,978
Posted By John II
Re: Jesse just diagnosed with Cushings

Is there a recipe section here somewhere?
I've been dabbling with some home cooking for Angelina - but I always worry about it lacking the right ingredients :o
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-15-2009, 07:24 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 30,978
Posted By John II
Re: Jesse just diagnosed with Cushings

OMG! We have to worry about additives as well? :eek:
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-15-2009, 07:10 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

My, hasn't there been a lot of activity here on Angelina's thread! :)

Patti - Jesse's story of an 85lb dog collapsing on 60mg per day is the stuff my nightmares are made of! :o I see...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-14-2009, 07:29 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

And now, 5 hours later I'm wondering if I'm onto something.

Angelina's lameness seemed to decrease as the day warmed.
And then it seemed to increase as the day cooled.
Maybe there's no relation...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-14-2009, 07:24 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

The following was written about 5 hours ago...

Hello All,

I spent last night in cat-nap mode, alert to any sound, real or dreamt.

Angelina spent the night on the queen-sized bed of another...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-13-2009, 08:33 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

An update to my update:

I forgot to mention that Angelina's abdomen seems to have more of a bulge to the left side. Is this familiar to anyone? I initially thought it might be a trick of the light...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-13-2009, 05:39 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

Update Time.

On Monday afternoon, I got a call from The Specialist's Office that the 20mg capsules of Trilostane had arrived. I went to collect them shortly after - and resisted the...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-09-2009, 05:01 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

Hi Leslie and The Girls :)
Thanks for the information with regards to the stim test. And the hugs - need the hugs! :D The John The Grey is just a reference to my own growing greyness...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-08-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hi right back at ya Brother John,

Thanks for stopping by!
You and Roxee are the touchstone for me and Angelina :)

John the Grey
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-08-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

The Specialist called with the ACTH Stim Test results today:
7 May 2009 results:
Cortisol resting 78 nmol/L (or 2.82 u/L) (normal range is 15-170 nmol/L)
Cortsiol at 1 hour 337...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-07-2009, 03:03 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

Not much to report at the moment.
5 Weeks into treatment, at (except for a brief increase) 30mg of Trilostane a day Angelina:
* Has gone from demanding breakfast at 4:30am to calmly...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-07-2009, 02:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,494
Posted By John II
Re: Yanni - 10.5 yo Maltese X Shi Tzu - Trilostane

Hi Scott and Yanni,

Glad to see that you've found your way here and happy that Alison has started you on your own thread - it certainly sounds like you have a story to tell! :)

It's great to...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-04-2009, 03:36 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hi Everyone,

Thanks to all for your helpful replies. I'm calmer today, and although Angelina insists on sleeping on her right side - the lameness hasn't recurred (phew) - I've opted for a little...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 05-03-2009, 02:58 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Hello All,

I think my hair turned grey (greyer :() today.

Angelina was lying next to the fridge. Eventually, I wanted access to the fridge. Angelina tried to get up - but couldn't. She started...
Forum: Canine Cushings - See http://www.k9cushings.com 04-28-2009, 08:35 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,291
Posted By John II
Re: Angelina 13.5 year old/13kg Maltese Cross on Trilostane

Well Jenny thanks anyway for checking.

Does it seem to anyone else as though the universe moves in mysterious ways to thwart Cush Pup Parents? Or am I just getting paranoid.
It should be much...
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