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Postby wink03 » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:14 pm

What are your feelings on giving your dog melatonin

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Re: Melatonin

Postby Curly_07 » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:40 pm

I don't have any experience with it, but this thread may help you: viewtopic.php?f=5&t=149395&p=1994543&hilit=melatonin#p1994543

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Re: Melatonin

Postby Sarah » Tue Apr 24, 2012 9:57 pm

What do you want to give your dog melatonin for?

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Re: Melatonin

Postby BabyReba » Wed Apr 25, 2012 9:41 am

i have given it in small doses here and there, but i would not give it on a regular basis.

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Re: Melatonin

Postby bethh » Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:43 am

On vet's recommendation, I give 1 mg 3 to 4 nights a week to Otis. He has extreme anxiety when the sun goes down, appears to be quite afraid of creatures outside. The melatonin definitely calms him. I give it to him about an hour before dusk. No apparent side affects and he is rested and ready to play in the morning.

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