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Unfortunately, not every veterinarian is up on the latest Feline or Canine Diabetes treatments, diets, and care. Worse, some of them seem to be actively opposed to [[hometesting blood glucose]] or [[low-carb diet]]s.
 
Unfortunately, not every veterinarian is up on the latest Feline or Canine Diabetes treatments, diets, and care. Worse, some of them seem to be actively opposed to [[hometesting blood glucose]] or [[low-carb diet]]s.
   
To see whether your vet is likely to be a good partner in the ongoing daily care of your diabetic cat or dog, you may want to ask a few questions.
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To see whether your veterinarian is likely to be a good partner in the ongoing daily care of your diabetic cat or dog, you may want to ask a few questions.
   
These links include some good questions to ask your vet:
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These links include some good questions to ask your veterinarian:
   
 
*[http://gorbzilla.com/decisions_decisions.htm How to tell if you're working with a good vet for diabetes]
 
*[http://gorbzilla.com/decisions_decisions.htm How to tell if you're working with a good vet for diabetes]
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*[http://www.petdiabetes.org/diabetes_questions.htm Good questions for any vet, with diabetes emphasis]
 
*[http://www.petdiabetes.org/diabetes_questions.htm Good questions for any vet, with diabetes emphasis]
 
*[http://www.felinediabetes.com/phorum5/read.php?8,159706,159706#msg-159706 A discussion on this topic]
 
*[http://www.felinediabetes.com/phorum5/read.php?8,159706,159706#msg-159706 A discussion on this topic]
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*Questions for veterinarians about [[dental procedure]]s
   
 
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Revision as of 10:09, November 22, 2005

Unfortunately, not every veterinarian is up on the latest Feline or Canine Diabetes treatments, diets, and care. Worse, some of them seem to be actively opposed to hometesting blood glucose or low-carb diets.

To see whether your veterinarian is likely to be a good partner in the ongoing daily care of your diabetic cat or dog, you may want to ask a few questions.

These links include some good questions to ask your veterinarian:

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