Q. My dog has gone from 6 lbs to 10 lbs in in 2 mos. Due to lo thyroid it was 1 2.1 1.2 she has not lost any weight What do you think Shes on med

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A. Your question seems to have got so it is difficult to give specific advice. Weight loss and especially a halt to further weight gain would be expected as thyroid medication starts to work but weight is also related to calorie intake and exercise so a combination of all three is required in order to manage successfully. A repeat blood should be taken to assess current thyroid levels, she may need her dose altering. A metabolic/weight loss diet may also be required alongside exercise

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