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Q. I think my dog is diabetic and can't get into the vet for a day or 2. What should I feed him until we get the diet plan? Can it be like canned chicken

A. You do not mention why you think he is diabetic but I could not recommend delaying investigation as severe complications can develop which can make treatment more difficult and can even result in coma. Higher protein and fat levels are safer than high carbohydrate foods but there is no substitute for correct diagnosis and treatment. I recommend you contact an emergency clinic if you are concerned

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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