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Is there a reason my diabetic dog is not losing weight? His

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Is there a reason my diabetic dog is not losing weight? His calories have been cut in half but he's not as mobile as he used to be due to arthritis.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Barbara replied 1 year ago.
Hi,Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm a licensed veterinarian and I'd like to help you and Kai today.I think the key to Kai's not losing weight is exactly what you suspect. . .he's not moving much. Is Kai on any pain relief for his arthritis?