First Bloodwork Since Going Raw

Postby BullyLady » July 6th, 2008, 12:42 am

Well Sirius had his first blood workup since he's gone raw. We have been feeding it for 5.5 months, so any imbalances should show up by now. Whether the imbalance is from my feeding incorrectly or just from the dog not handling it well we would probably know at this point.

Bloodwork was done at Pet Emergency as part of his screening for the blood bank, and then sent on to Sirius' regular vet. I called the vet and her exact words were, "His blood work looks stellar!" Yaaaaaaay!!!!!!!!! Good thing too, cause this was his last hope at being a normal weight. :giggle:

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Postby BullyLady » July 6th, 2008, 1:24 am

Oh, he also got a fecal, urinalysis, and an infectious disease panel and he is healthy is the proverbial horse and worm free!
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Postby SisMorphine » July 6th, 2008, 8:23 am

Yay for Sirius!! That's great news. I hope he continues on his weight gain. I'll even give him some of my fat if you wants it! That's right, I'm nice enough to share ;)
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Postby pitbullmamaliz » July 6th, 2008, 9:05 am

That's awesome! Yay, Sirius!
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Postby amazincc » July 6th, 2008, 11:22 am

Congrats to both of you!!! :clap: :clap:
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Postby Patch O' Pits » July 6th, 2008, 11:29 am

Congrats!
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Postby madremissy » July 6th, 2008, 11:59 am

That is very good news.
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Postby Jenn » July 6th, 2008, 11:02 pm

Congrats on the good news :)
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Postby LMM » July 8th, 2008, 4:11 pm

Great news! Yay for Sirius!

It's almost time for us to have bloodwork done just to make sure things are ok as well.
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Postby TinaMartin » July 10th, 2008, 11:57 am

Glad to know that he is doing so well on the raw.
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Postby Tiger » July 27th, 2008, 1:09 am

I think Raw is SO much more healthful for our fur babies than any kibble, or canned food could EVER aspire to be.

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