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Old 03-08-2018, 10:53 AM
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Default Re: Champ - just diagnosed and so worried!

Just a reminder that many think a starting insulin dosage is 0.2 units per pound. So, a 80 pound pup might be started at around 16 units. A few have required less, but I think most end up with a higher dosage.



Edit: looks like Raysaint and I had the same thought about starting dosage at the same time.
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