2 Blood Glucose Monitoring System Kit
is recommended by many veterinarians so owners can monitor their
diabetic dog's glucose levels at home.
environmental factors, and costs can make routine monitoring at
a vet's office difficult. It's usually easier on your dog to do
this at home.
doesn't mean it will be easy to get a blood sample from a small
dog. Watch the DVD and read the manual that comes in this kit.
your vet is helpful, ask him/her or the vet tech to show you the
best way to get a blood sample. Or, you can call Abbott Labs customer
support number. They are extremely helpful.
need to replenish the strips in the kit and most people continue
to use the AlphaTRAK
2 Blood Glucose Test Strips because they're made for animals.
realize human strips are cheaper but they're difficult to decipher
for a dog since the scale for measurement is not the same. Unless
your a math major, you may find it dauntingly complex.
a diabetic dog requires commitment on an owner's part and regular
monitoring of blood glucose level is the most important step you