|Diabetic Pet's Name: Lewis
Breed: Miniature Schnauzer
Birth: Lewis was adopted from a shelter on 4/1/96 and was about
6 months old at the time.
When Diagnosed: 7/2/07
Age Diagnosed: 11
Weight: 20 lbs
Kind of Insulin and Amount Per Injection: Novulin N 14u
BID and still was not regulated. He always ran high numbers.
Food: Chicken Soup For The Dog Lover's Soul and home cooking.
Do you hometest?(blood, urine and/or observation) yes, all of
Other Health Problems? He went blind 5 months after diagnosis.
He had an anal sac tumor.
Webpage of Pet: http://www.caninediabetes.org/brownie.html
Your Location: Minneapolis, MN
How did the diagnosis of diabetes in your pet change your life?
We rearranged our lives around Lewis' meal/shot schedule. We cancelled
vacations because we didn't want to board our blind baby. Lewis was
worth every bit of it. He was the best dog.