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Gizmo Update:  Had bloodwork this morning.  Not great, but not terrible.  His BUN was 78.7 and his Creatinine was 6.2.  On Sept. 18th (his first appointment) the BUN was 116.9 & Creatinine 5.9.  So we are making progress.  If he would drink more water his creatinine should come down more.  He is playing like a puppy and interested in rides and people and other fun stuff.  He gets tired very easily and eats when I can coax him to eat.  He's been a real lover and a velcro dog.  We don't have to go back for a couple weeks unless we notice a change in him.

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Comment by Laura , Marley and Oliver on October 25, 2017 at 4:35pm
Been wondering how's Gizmo ?
Comment by Grace and Pemon The Gentle Giant on October 25, 2017 at 1:41pm

Jo, any news?  I pray Gizmo is improving.

Comment by DonMarie & Picco on October 21, 2017 at 10:07am

Me too - how is that sweet Gizmo doing?

Comment by Pedro & Alessandra on October 19, 2017 at 2:55pm

Just checking in as well, sending healing thoughts and loving paws to our sweet Gizmo. 

And to Quinn too.

Comment by Grace and Pemon The Gentle Giant on October 18, 2017 at 7:47pm

Me too. Sent you a message to your in box.

Comment by CJ, Gracie, and Quinn on October 18, 2017 at 7:31am

Just checking in. How is Gizmo?

Comment by Lois - Izzi on October 8, 2017 at 10:32pm

agree with Don Marie   add whatever it takes for him to flush Liquids through his system..   Wishing him health for a long time to come

Comment by Grace and Pemon The Gentle Giant on October 7, 2017 at 10:20pm

Jo that's good news.  Maybe the prayers to St. Jude are working and all the prayers from our Doodle family.  All the cousins are praying also.

Comment by Laura , Marley and Oliver on October 7, 2017 at 8:50pm
Prayers that Gizmo continues to improve. So scary when our boys/girls are sick and they can't tell us what's wrong. Hugs
Comment by Jo Bill on October 7, 2017 at 10:21am
Wee are not supposed to give him ANY other food/supplements.... Hyatt his special prescription kidney dog food. We did get permission to give him a popsicle was long as its sugarless. I'm hoping that will help keep him hydrated.

He has gone to the clinic and was given fluids therapy IVs twice. It's like his kidneys are just not processing. We can't keep him hydrated. His special dog food is made to make him thirsty. He always drinks after he eats. It's a struggle. Thanks for your love and concern.

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