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He's a 12 year old cat that has diabetes. He gets 7 units
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he has started to scoot his butt on the carpet like rubbing
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My cat has diabetes needing 2 units twice a day. Earlier today,
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13 year od Cat was diagnosed with diabetes 6 weeks ago 680 reading. Started insulin twice a day and slowly increased over 5 weeks. Last week 286 but cat started to hide under the bed most of the day. … read more
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