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Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-27-2020, 10:37 AM
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Posted By jesse girl
Re: New to this forum

Great update on Bart and congrats on surviving the first year and actually thriving . Hoping for many more years of positive updates to come
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-22-2020, 04:39 PM
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Posted By jesse girl
Re: Jesse girl

Thanks Natalie . Your inspiration was a big part of Jesse's outcome .
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-22-2020, 03:11 PM
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Posted By jesse girl
Re: Jesse girl

Thanks Judi
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-14-2020, 08:16 AM
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Posted By jesse girl
Re: Jesse girl

Jesse appreciates her friends from across the pond that support her and she supports them

Thanks
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-12-2020, 06:12 AM
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Posted By jesse girl
Re: Jesse girl

Thanks everyone for the well wishes . Jesse really appreciates it . Yes mo it seems like a long time ago when this started and then at times it feels like yesterday . Its nice to here form you Eileen...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-10-2020, 07:04 AM
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Posted By jesse girl
Re: Jesse girl

Update on jesse girl

It is her 16th birthday and has been diabetic for 10.5 years . I reduced her dose by 1.5 units down to 6.5 units as she was running a bit low . Her sugar is running from 100...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-01-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Pippi's Story

The infection may have played a part in the higher numbers

Glad it was figured out . Anytime jesse has an upset belly I fast her for 24 hours and then return food in smaller portions until stools...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 09-30-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,960
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Scruff the Schnauzer, Rest in Peace 10/31/15

Glad to see everything is going good . Jesse will have her 16 birthday in october and we take it one day at a time . Wow a coyote . Jesse once went straight up on a hill to where a coyote was and...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 09-23-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Pippi's Story

Maybe things are beginning to settle . I was the same way and did whatever I could do to get her numbers down . I also wanted to preserve her sight and she has not developed cataracts . Not sure why...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 09-22-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Pippi's Story

What I have seen with a new vial of insulin it has to settle for a bit . Like just about everything it can take a week or 2 . It was always frustrating to see a new bottle degrading regulation . I...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 09-16-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,477
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Not sure what to do.....

Great update . Yes most say the dosing stays about the same as far as units given . Of course the amount is different . Glad things are going well and keep us posted .
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-18-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 28,738
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Questions about Yuki

Either way is possible . Your best bet is to find a way to be consistent so your not constantly have to adjust and modify . I understand that maybe difficult with the challenges Yuki is under but i...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-18-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 28,738
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Questions about Yuki

Consistency is usually your friend . You really want to stay away from dosing more than an hour or 2 after meal as you may see overlap with the next dose

What i have learned is the more...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-18-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 28,738
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Questions about Yuki

Not unusual. I have seen jesse drop after meals . I think we look at dogs being like humans and digest food similarly but they dont . My thought dogs dont produce much immediate blood sugar from food...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-08-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Pippi's Story

Yes you work with what you got . A dog is happy as long as we are happy and joyful around them .
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-08-2020, 08:02 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 28,738
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Questions about Yuki

As I suggested You could switch to one meal a day . Jesse has done that for her almost entire diabetic life . Its funny she would gladly eat twice a day or more but its the only way I could get her...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-05-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Pippi's Story

Its nice to see the process on figuring out K9 diabetes and like you and Pippi some of it is luck that drops into your lap . In general it appears the blue buffalo high protein diets are not that...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-05-2020, 06:37 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,089
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Diabetes Now Hypoglycemia-Help

I guess you could say your dog is not producing sugar to work with the amount of injected insulin you are giving . An upset belly points to something going on with digestion and that can affect sugar...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-02-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Non-repeating BG numbers

You could also try to reduce the dose to see if you can reduce that big drop early in the curve as an easy thing to try before trying new insulin . Its also possible it may take a bit more time to...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-27-2020, 06:18 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 103,207
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Lily - My English Setter

Happy birthday Lily . Mike you two have done amazing job with such a long happy dogs life with this disease and other challenges to go along with diabetes . Its always a balancing act . You and Lily...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-24-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 19,425
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Phoebe's insolent is over 600 out of nowhere

Keep us apprised . Hopefully just an odd ball event but you definitely want to monitor
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-24-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 19,425
Posted By jesse girl
Re: Phoebe's insolent is over 600 out of nowhere

It could be bad reading . Low battery on the meter . Check to make sure the meter is working well and give it a few days to see if its just a blimp on the radar . If you continue to see a change in...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-23-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,962
Posted By jesse girl
Re: New to this forum

what you are looking to do is a curve which is a test every 2 hours for 12 hours. Now since you have this self testing device every hour maybe better some people do a 24 hour curve

once you...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-22-2020, 06:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,962
Posted By jesse girl
Re: New to this forum

The diet looks healthy . Maybe lacking some carbs but if blood sugar and stools are good then you should be ok . Jesse started on a raw diet that wasn't balanced and her stools displayed that . We...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-19-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,962
Posted By jesse girl
Re: New to this forum

You may need to put a bit more pressure with the lance device against the inner lip and holding that pressure for a second after activating the device and the then remove the device . Now you can...
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