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Epi4Dogs Foundation Inc.’s mission is the advancement of science and education relating to EPI (Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency), yielding useful insights and positive outcomes in better managing EPI in dogs and cats. Our goals are to support and/or collaborate with veterinary EPI research and researchers, and to promote EPI awareness by educating the general public, pet owners, pet organizations, rescue and shelter organizations, veterinary schools and veterinarians.
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Happy New Year

Post by Ruby » 31 Dec 2020, 18:16

Happy New Year to all of you from around the world that have EPI dogs. They are special and so are you. Bow wow.

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Pet name: Kara, lost 10th May 2019
My name: Jean

Re: Happy New Year

Post by Jean » 01 Jan 2021, 06:09

And to you Marilyn

We are special people and animals

thank you for being there for me and Kara when we were struggling


My name is Jean we live in Liverpool in Uk

My Kara born 21 July 2009 diagnosed with EPI by cTLI test August 2010 TLI = <1...folate 14 Cobalamin 408, shot down to 94, b12 injections every other day

Lowest weight 39 pounds

We used Panzym enzymes, Tylan and Chemeyes b12 capsules

Sadly, on 10th May 2019, we lost her to DM


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Location: Nashville, TN
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Pet name: Doc

Re: Happy New Year

Post by Madelon » 01 Jan 2021, 09:47

Happy Poo Year! Here's hoping 2021 brings lots of good poops to all EPI dogs and cats :)
MADELON and Doc. DX EPI and SIBO: 5/22/2015
Test Results: (1st) 7/2014 = TLI 16.5, B12 894, Folate > 24; (2nd) 5/2015 = TLI < .4, B12 406; Folate >24; (3rd) 10/2015 TLI < .4; B12 >1000; Folate 14.4. Prior to DX: May 2014 (2mos) - DX coccidia/bladder infection; July 2014 (3mos) 1st EPI test = TLI 16.5, B12 894, Folate >24 - Dx SIBO not EPI; Feb 2015 thru May 2015 - weight loss only; May 2015 vomitted several times, diarrhea and eating poop. Regimen: 4 cups Sport Dog Food Elite Herding - Diane 6x 1tsp per cup; 1 WonderLab PetFactor B12 2x day; 1/2tsp Slippery Elm 2xday; Multivitamin; 1 Zyrtec 10mg 2x day; Salmon Oil

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Re: Happy New Year

Post by jilbert57 » 01 Jan 2021, 11:16

Happy new year to all!
My name is Jill and we live on the Hood Canal in Washington State. We currently have one pup. TJ is a 5 year old Jack Russell.

Mickey and his pancreatitis brought me to Epi4dogs.com site in 2012 to help manage it.
He lived from 6/99 - 8/2014

Mickey, Jack Russell. Chronic Pancreatitis. Dianes enzymes, 1/8t 3x/day with meals.

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Location: North Carolina
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Pet name: Izzy
My name: olesia

Re: Happy New Year

Post by Olesia711 » 01 Jan 2021, 13:33

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Olesia, was owned by Izzy, a 35lb Spanish Water Dog (SWD), Diagnosed at 1.5 years old - TLI results 1.. Izzy passed away on February 13, 2020 at 15 years old. She lived with EPI for 13+1/2 years. It was because of Izzy that Epi4Dogs was started... she was the inspiration. May her legacy of helping others with EPI continue for as long as needed.........

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Re: Happy New Year

Post by Barb » 01 Jan 2021, 16:33

Happy New Year, Everyone! I hope you and your pups enjoy good health, love and laughter during this New Year. We can't always control what kind of health we will have, but we can share light and love and our sense of humor with each other when challenges come. Thank you to all of you for the many insights and suggestions you post here, as well as your difficulties, so that we can all benefit from the many good discussions that follow. A toast to all of you who take such good care of your pups!


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