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by Olesia711
15 Sep 2019, 21:12
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Older Shiloh Shepherd
Replies: 9
Views: 102

Re: Older Shiloh Shepherd

I am so sorry to hear that Anubis is faltering....and you just are not sure what is going on. It is so hard to watch them struggle and not have any answers. I am guessing that "maybe" your vet has him on that prescription food because of possible IBD or food sensitivities in addition to EPI??? You m...
by Olesia711
15 Sep 2019, 20:54
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: EPI /diabetes complication?
Replies: 2
Views: 14

Re: EPI /diabetes complication?

Hi Eden and so sorry Minnie is having such struggles! My gal Izzy was diagnosed with EPI when she was 1+1/2 yr old. Then at 7 yrs old she developed Diabetes..... OMG... what a challenge and for the first year/+ is was a roller coaster ride. In general we suggest that with EPI, once the dog is on enz...
by Olesia711
15 Sep 2019, 15:13
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: New member introduction
Replies: 14
Views: 164

Re: New member introduction

Hi Seshank and welcome to you and Nala and THANK YOU for rescuing her from the streets. She sure is a real cutie and we will help you and your vet as best we can to get her better. The first thing is, if you can, try to get her tested for EPI. This page is where we have some info on TLI testing in I...
by Olesia711
11 Sep 2019, 22:45
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Diabetes
Replies: 8
Views: 111

Re: Diabetes

more than welcome.... Diabetes with and EPI dog can be really trying :(
by Olesia711
11 Sep 2019, 10:20
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Asking for prayers
Replies: 6
Views: 85

Re: Asking for prayers

Ann, I am so so sorry to hear this..... prayers being said for your sweet Izzy! I tried doing some research on what might be some of the latest gastric carcinoma treatments (liver/abdomen) and aside from radiology, which it sounds like you are already going to look into with the oncologist........i ...
by Olesia711
10 Sep 2019, 10:02
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Diabetes
Replies: 8
Views: 111

Re: Diabetes

Hi Chris,

Got your email and i just responded..... with a LONGGggggg email.... sorry about the length of the email.... ... but with Diabetes in an EPI dog... there are a lot of little details that can affect the blood sugar..... so i try to cover as many details as possible............
by Olesia711
20 Aug 2019, 21:17
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: I believe my Scooby has EPI.
Replies: 7
Views: 101

Re: I believe my Scooby has EPI.

Okay... go ahead and get the Slippery Elm capsules BUT don't give until you contact me and read exactly what the dosage is on the capsule.... as you will need to break open the capsule and divide the powder accordingly to weight and dosage... and i will calculate how much to give. Regarding that yel...
by Olesia711
20 Aug 2019, 17:30
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: I believe my Scooby has EPI.
Replies: 7
Views: 101

Re: I believe my Scooby has EPI.

Hi Scooby's mom, SO sorry this is happening... especially right now! Unfortunately with gastro "issues" the symptoms you are describing can be any number of things.... EPI among them. So as Jean suggested, the best thing to do is get the TLI done as soon as you can when in NC. In the meantime..... j...
by Olesia711
18 Aug 2019, 23:01
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: EPI UPSET AFTER CASTRATION
Replies: 19
Views: 322

Re: EPI UPSET AFTER CASTRATION

Hi Naomi, So glad you had the opportunity to speak with Jean directly..... she is wonderful and a life-line to so many dealing with EPI !!!! And sometimes it makes all the difference in the world just to be able to have a "live" chat with someone. BTW, Oakley is GORGEOUS! Thanks for posting his pict...
by Olesia711
17 Aug 2019, 18:06
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: EPI UPSET AFTER CASTRATION
Replies: 19
Views: 322

Re: EPI UPSET AFTER CASTRATION

everyone has given you some really good advice & suggestions.... which i have nothing to add to..... BUT.... i did want to share with you our experience... although we have a female so she was spayed... and we did not have loose stools/blood in the stools etc... BUT what i did want to share with you...