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Old 01-30-2018, 11:01 AM
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Default Re: I feel like giving up

You mention he's on many pain meds. That, even in humans, can diminish your appetite and make you lose weight. Maybe try and get it down to one, like Tramadol, which isn't so hard on his system.
That combined with being at home might change his appetite.

Read about some dog meds in this link, check the side effects.

https://www.petmd.com/blogs/thedaily...ain-dogs-31653
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Riley, 8 yr. old maltipoo, 25 lbs., diagnosed Feb 2017, taking thyroid meds, had pancreatitis and DKA mid March, eating Wellness Senior formula can food. NPH dosage now at 9.0 units Humulin N. Adding either pumpkin, spinach, blueberries, yams, or green beans to his food. Also omega-3 oil.
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