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    Quote Originally Posted by loobers25 View Post
    It's Toby sulking under the chair, Millie is running around


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    My profound apologies! Geez, I am so embarrassed!
    Either way, I am glad they are both home and hopefully by now completely comfortable again! xxxxx

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scrappy's Little Helper View Post
    I'm really pleased to hear Millie is doing so much better I agree with everyone that your quick action will have made all the difference.

    I've found that when my bunnies have started to recover from a stasis episode the poos tend to be smaller than normal at first which makes it easier to differentiate their poos from their friend's.


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    You are right, I have smaller size poops last night and this morning

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    Quote Originally Posted by MimzMum View Post

    My profound apologies! Geez, I am so embarrassed!
    Either way, I am glad they are both home and hopefully by now completely comfortable again! xxxxx
    That's ok, the of them can be a harlequin blur thank you for caring about them xx

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    I'm so pleased to hear Millie's update You have saved the day, Loobers

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    Glad she is so much better.x

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    Good update. It is good to know others monitor poo so closely too.

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    Sorry everyone, I have a question. Millie is doing much better. How long should I be giving metacam for? The vet said 5 days twice daily but seems a bit much if she has recovered? I'm going to give it to her tonight. Thoughts? P.s Millie is on 10kg two times daily. Xx

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    Quote Originally Posted by loobers25 View Post
    Sorry everyone, I have a question. Millie is doing much better. How long should I be giving metacam for? The vet said 5 days twice daily but seems a bit much if she has recovered? I'm going to give it to her tonight. Thoughts? P.s Millie is on 10kg two times daily. Xx

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    I play by ear normally.

    If she's still OK in the morning you could monitor her and only give it if she appears to be getting worse again provided you can keep an eye on her.

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    Quote Originally Posted by loobers25 View Post
    Sorry everyone, I have a question. Millie is doing much better. How long should I be giving metacam for? The vet said 5 days twice daily but seems a bit much if she has recovered? I'm going to give it to her tonight. Thoughts? P.s Millie is on 10kg two times daily. Xx

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    To avert disaster, I usually give it for 2/3 days and then observe, and possibly tail off if all is going well

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    Quote Originally Posted by loobers25 View Post
    Sorry everyone, I have a question. Millie is doing much better. How long should I be giving metacam for? The vet said 5 days twice daily but seems a bit much if she has recovered? I'm going to give it to her tonight. Thoughts? P.s Millie is on 10kg two times daily. Xx

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    I'd check with the Vet again if possible. He/she may suggest tapering off the treatment rather than just stopping. Generally speaking though it is usually best to only give Metacam when really needed, especially if it is the higher dose range that is given.

    As I said though, do check with your Vet first


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