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Old 18-03-2017, 10:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Managing canine arthritis...

...I've been attempting to do this for Luna for about 8 years now and sometimes feel we're getting it right but constantly feel like I want to do more.

I keep thinking of ideas that this website is missing (Doggyhut aka Luna-mobile, Back on track coat, aiming for dropped kerbs when out and about, heat pads...) but they are little things and it is still the best website I've found with lots of information on medications and practical ideas in one place that I've seen so thought it worth a share in here for peeps:
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Thanks for that -- I've noticed Judy nibbling her joints a lot more recently which I know can be a sign they're in a bit of discomfort.

Took her hydro yesterday and the pool was lovely and warm.
Then, to my absolute disgrace, I weighed her on the digital plate scales - 32KG!!!!
I'm so annoyed at myself, for it is is mainly my fault. She's at least 2KG above the maximum I want her at.
So today a new regime kicked in. Minimal treats on the walk this morning and absolutely no table tit bits. I can't say Jude was too enamored!!!

It's a battle to do your best for them, but I'm sure we all are.

Thanks again for the link.

Good luck!
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