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Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM  
Female, 36
Chagrin Falls, OH

Specialties: Cancer, Diabetes, Holistic Health

Interests: Pets, Dogs, Holistic Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Geriatric Pets
American Pet Institute
1-866-372-2765
Chagrin Falls, OH
My Posts
Sep 25, 2012 in the Dogs Community - 3
As a veterinarian, it is most likely your dog has pyometra and needs to be spayed ASAP to save her life Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 23, 2012 in the Dogs Community - 5
Hi Laudy I am sorry to hear about your dog Tita and if you are able to post actual lab values I am glad to help you with the kidney issue Thank you Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 16, 2012 in the Holistic Care For Pets Community - 1
Coenzyme Q10 dosed at 50-100 IU a day is excellent for heart health and would be a valid consideration for your boxer's cardiomyopathy Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 16, 2012 in the Dogs Community - 19
The FDA Alert for Chicken Jerkies has been extended to include sweet potatoe and duck jerkies as well. So far over 1300 dogs have been sickened by the jerky treats Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 16, 2012 in the Dogs Community - 7
Fresh vegetables like carrots, and green beans for example fresh frozen or cooked make great healthy treats that are compatible with Hills U/D. Thank you Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 16, 2012 in the Dogs Community - 2
Hi Eddie You should prepare 1/3 of the meal and offer it to your dog, once gone, inject the insulin then feed the remaining 2/3 of the meal You can substitute homemade meals for whatever type of dog food you are feeding like chicken and vegetables for example. I hope this is helpful and if you'd like to discuss further please call my veterinary office...
Sep 13, 2012 in the Holistic Care For Pets Community - 1
see your vet to confirm and get phenobarbital if needed Thank you Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 13, 2012 in the Holistic Care For Pets Community - 1
Dear Teaka, Making a homemade diet for your 2 diabetic canines is quite easy and most pet owners also find it to be very cost effective. The amount of food they eat daily will remain the same. To prepare your dogs meal: make 1/3 of the diet lean protein like chicken, turkey, beef, fish or eggs, the second third is long acting carbohydrates such as rice, ...
Sep 13, 2012 in the Animal Health - General Expert Forum - 1
Visit your vet, take x-rays to confirm this and if present you might consider over the counter glucosamine, chondroitan MSM supplements of which there is a large variety available. It is likely your vet can recommend a good supplement to help your dogs hips. Thank you Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
Sep 13, 2012 in the Animal Health - General Expert Forum - 2
Hi, As a practicing veterinarian and former Pomeranian breeder, I would talk to your vet about this and be sure to check the stability of her hind leg knees which in dogs are referred to as stifle joints. Weakness of the tendons and/or ligaments in these joints is the most common musculoskeletal injury in dogs in the USA and its very common in Pomeranians. ...