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Have 12yr dog that is very sick don't think she will make it…

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Have 12yr dog that...

Have 12yr dog that is very sick don't think she will make it and cant get her in till 2 to put her down and hate to see her suffer,thought if I gave her extra insulin maybe she would just go peacefully so not suffering until 2

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the dog's name?

Maddie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Maddie?

She is diabetic,hasn,t eaten in 3days and last night started bleeding from rectum and now so weak cant stand

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

Regretfully, an overdose of insulin will cause profound hypoglycemic seizures. Do you have a human narcotic at home for which I might be able to give you a dose for Maddie?

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