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Dr. Jamie, Is there a recommended magnesium dosage for

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Hi Dr. Jamie,
Is there a recommended magnesium dosage for dogs and cats by body weight? Thank You!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.
Hello, I am afraid that the expert you have requested is not currently available. Still I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.
Based on body weight and assuming this was part of a normal balance diet and in a form that was highly bioavailable, the magnesium requirement for dogs is 3-8.2 milligrams per kilogram and 6.25 mg/kg for cats.
I hope this information is helpful.
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Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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