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Can I put dogs insulin in treat hates needles

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Can I put dogs insulin in treat hates needles
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Dr. Andy replied 1 year ago.


Unfortunately, no, it would be completely ineffective.

I would work with your vet to try some different techniques for administration of the insulin. Also, there are a few different types of insulin needle sizes. They might be able to go a bit smaller to make it a little easier.

Wish there was a different answer but the insulin cannot be given orally.

Dr Andy