There are many of us who have heard about the trained diabetic service dogs. They are wonderfully helpful for those who suffer from lows among other things.
My husband and I are staying with some friends who have a young beagle puppy. Cutest little thing that loves to play. She's a sweet heart. Tonight, after we had gone to bed I heard her come into our room. She had not done this before and we've been here for 5 days. I thought she might have to go potty, so I took her out for a little walk. She stayed unusually close to me and kept sitting down and looking at me. So without a tinkle, we went back inside. I had started to feel funny, and was having a hard time with my balance so I got my meter and tested. I was in the beginning of a drop. Took about a half hour, but I got stabilized at 107 before trying to go back to sleep.
I thought how amazing this little puppy was. She didn't know what I was going through, but she knew something was up. It is amazing to say the very least. She's just 4 months old and has had no training at all in such matters. I shared this with my friend, who is also a diabetic, and told her she has a very special pup in her midst.
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