Category Archives: Pets

Keito, still going strong!

  “Hey! Where’s my dinner!”   If it wasn’t for him having to have an insulin shot after his morning feed, and having three scheduled feeds through the rest of the day instead of just two feeds and letting him graze … Continue reading

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Oh, forgot to mention this;

Spoke to the vet about all our cats demanding an extra feed as the weather is getting colder. And what to do regarding Keito.  Seeing as he is on glargine (single daily dose, slow release insulin) and scheduled feeding, what … Continue reading

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Keito’s Fructosamine test results

His BGL is always high first thing in the morning because he needs insulin shot after his first feed. What we want are good fructosamine levels. (Glucose attaches to hemoglobin)     Keitos’ is in the ‘good control’ level, just … Continue reading

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Keito continues not just improve, but thrive

It’s been about a month since we almost lost Keito to diabetes, and with only minor changes in his daily life, he is back to normal.  He has a feeding schedule to make sure his blood glucose levels don’t go … Continue reading

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Keito Update

Today Keito spent the day at the vet for a Blood Glucose Levels curve test to make sure the insulin amount he is given is enough, and not too little or too much. At the start of the day after … Continue reading

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Keito Update

All seems to be going well. Keito is slowly putting on weight, which is a good thing. He is also quick stepping and jogging, rather than being shaky and tottering when walking.  He is once again, very interactive, occasionally mooching … Continue reading

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Keito Update: BGL Curve Tests at the vet

His BGL curve test results weren’t as great as we would have liked (it tends to drop too much after 2pm) but instead of trying different insulin, we will try feeding 4 small meals a day (1/2 tin of food … Continue reading

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