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Old 08-25-2008, 05:28 PM
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Default Injection Tips

It is so difficult to explain injections!! Makes me wish I'd done a video of how we did Chris' shots.

Some helpful images and tutorials follow.

Where to Inject

From BD Diabetes for Dogs website:

From the site's tutorial on giving injections, here's one way of making a tent:

They suggest a 45 degree angle on the syringe:

This is a pinch on the flank:

I'd say this flank picture looks pretty much like how I injected Chris along the ribs.

Last edited by We Hope; 06-19-2009 at 09:49 PM. Reason: fixing photo links