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  1. low sodium chicken broth brand without garlic/onion?

    Dog Food Forum
    My dog has struvite crystals, and I've been advised to have him drink more water. I bought a fountain and he seems to drink more, but he's not, by nature, a big drinker. Someone recommended adding a bit of chicken broth to his water, but I'm concerned because they all have onion and/or garlic...
  2. how much d-mannose powder for maintenance in dogs prone to UTIs/struvite crystals?

    Dog Health Questions
    My dog is prone to UTIs and struvite crystals, and d-mannose (enzyme in cranberries) is recommended as a supplement to prevent this. Trying to be as economical as possible, I bought the powder, but I have no idea how much to give him for a maintenance dose. Does anyone know how much (in tsps...
  3. using refractometer for urine ph

    Dog Health Questions
    My Tuesday had struvite bladder stones removed and I am trying to keep an eye on her urine ph. I bought a refractometer and did the test but this meter does not specifically say ph. it has "S.P. ND U.G" do any of these things relate to the PH. The lowest numbers on the scale is 1.335...
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