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Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Poor Chuck

Chuck has doggie diabetes.

Chuck (2)

Normal glucose is 60-110 and his was 592. He got his first insulin injection at the vet Monday and I will be the shot giver from now on. Two injections down and many to go. He doesn’t seem to mind, but I was really nervous for that first one.  

Chuck 2

He already feels much better.

Chuck 4

I have a new appreciation for nurses.

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7 comments:

  1. Poor baby... Keep him healthy so he can be a happy pup...

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  2. So sorry to hear about Chuck, but he sure is cute! I'm sure he'll do just fine.....

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  3. Aw, what a sweetie! Hope he continues to do better with the shots.

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  4. Poor Chuck! We do what we can to make them feel better. He looks like a real trooper.

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  5. Chuck is lucky to have you as his human to take care of him, not everyone would be able to do that. I had a cockatiel (bird) that I had to give shots in his chest once a day for about a week, it was scary, but it is amazing what we can do when it comes to our pets.

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  6. Chuck is lucky to have someone who loves him enough to give him shots. He's such a cutie!

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  7. It's good you found out what was ailing him. Shots are hard for pets, he's such a cutie pie.

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