Re: [FH] dehydration symtpom?
- Thank you Linda,
Great idea. I have a high capacity/quality cooking scale. I'll add that to
my pinching, gum checking, eyeballing, listening routine every morning.
Thanks for the suggestion!
Angel & Wolfy
----- Original Message -----
From: "Linda Fischbach" <fischbl@...>
To: <email@example.com>; <toreadpethealthinfo@...>
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2007 6:07 AM
Subject: Re: [FH] dehydration symtpom?
> Angel, the best way to help determine dehydration or fluid retention is to
> get a digital baby or shipping scale and weigh Wolfy regularly. Keep
> track of it, including notes as to if he just pooped, peed, or ate. A
> steady weight gain can indicate fluid retention, and it worth a vet visit.
> A weight loss can be dehydration, or an infection, which also is worth a
> vet visit. Of course don't panic over a few ounces.