Another informative session from Dr Linda Fleeman at the Sydney Zoobiquity 2015 Conference looking at some of the causes, possible solutions and case studies of Diabetes In Dogs & Cats
At just on 21mins there's some good information here for everyone! - then check out Animal Diabetes Australia
Please note: This presentation has been approved for use on VETtalk TV by Dr Linda Fleeman.
To clarify the information around the 15min mark re Mia the cat, Dr Fleeman has provided the following.
Note that both hypoglycaemic events (indicated by red asterisks) occurred soon after midnight. The insulin dose was then decreased by 50% on the evening of day 4 (indicated by the red arrow).
Linda Fleeman runs Animal Diabetes Australia, a clinical service at three veterinary practices in Melbourne, for diabetic dogs and cats. She graduated from the University of Queensland and completed an Internship in Small Animal Medicine at Murdoch University, a Residency in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Melbourne, and a PhD on the Management of Diabetes in Dogs at the University of Queensland. She was a Lecturer at the University of Queensland then a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney, before returning to private clinical practice in 2010.