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…him in the woods on Halloween noticed him limping when we got him home took him to our vet has a break at his growth plate had to find a vet to do the amputation Covid is making

…to Be More Dog
, gorgeous Griffin! Yes, you fill our day with joy each and every time, as I'm sure you do for everyone you encounter. You even made Halloween brighter for all those kids!

It seems most oncos are prescribing Cyclophosphamide on a daily basis now. Since male dogs tend to get cystitis less

7 November 2020 2:03 pm
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…has turned back time for you.  You look soooo heal and fit!!  You run like the wind kiddo!!  

Oh, and I love the way you participated in Halloween with the scavenger  hunt and with your handsome Fall pictures.

I'm  just so hapoy to here how well you are doing....not ,surprised at all..

6 November 2020 8:23 pm
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…!  Griffin’s appetite is consistent, his energy level is great, and he is happy.  And November 2nd marked Griffin’s 7 month ampuversary!

Our Halloween was very quiet, although our apartment was a stop on the scavenger hunt that a few families in our building put together for their kids.  How cute

6 November 2020 6:58 pm
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…Your "hint" could not have been mistaken for any other place otjer than yours and Griffin!  I'm  sure he enjoyed greeting everyone  in his handsome Halloween Collar!  The colors compliment him  perfectly!!

…is not a new entry - I just wanted to share some Halloween fun.  Because trick or treating was not happening as usual this year, a few families in my apartment building banded together to create a scavenger…

…of us who were stops on the hunt candy to distribute.  This was the clue that led to our apartment:

And here is a bonus photo of Griffin on Halloween sporting his festive collar!

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…for the smiles!  Love every  single one of these Halloween  costumes!  You are Super Wonder Woman!!

Kudos to your hooman for being so creative.....and kudos to you for actu seeming to enjoy this

3 November 2020 5:35 pm
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…!!  Razbeg boo back atcha'👏👏

Cassie...pumpkins never looked so cute!👏👏

Rucca, you clearly DO love Halloween and you so ot well!👏👏

Heidi, the CUTENESS you possess is extraordinary!👏👏


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Not sure if this worked but Lil Heidi is ready with her Halloween dress!

She's the Belle of the Costume Ball! 


…because Rucca can’t get enough Halloween tricks or treats, we went back for a second round as Captain Hook. 

…can we pass up a Halloween contest?  Heading over now!

2 November 2020 10:25 pm
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…memories of that recovery suit.  I got mauled trying to put that thing on Raven.  I would have had better luck trying to stuff a honey badger in a Halloween costume!

So better luck to Barb and Lucky!  We wish you well in recovery. It seems a little worrisome in the beginning, but know the future is

31 October 2020 4:51 pm
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Not sure if this worked but Lil Heidi is ready with her Halloween dress!

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31 October 2020 1:29 pm
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Me: Ok Huck, I got ya covered. 

Me: Huck?

Huck: Yeah ma?

Me: BOO!

And that's how I kept my fingers intact 🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃

Happy Halloween Everypawdy!

…people here have given me a lot of comfort and I hope that she can do just a little bit of the same for someone else. 

And finally, Happy Halloween!  Ru’s Halloween game has always been strong but she’s definitely hoping her encounter with a certain crocodile will net her some extra hot dogs at

31 October 2020 6:18 am
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…is not a fan of costumes, but he hopes you appreciate how dashing he looks in his festive Halloween neckwear.

…taking such great care of her.

Thos pictures are precious.  I do believe  she likes posing.  Pretty sure she knows how cute she is😉

Love her Halloween costume.  She's actually quite pretty in it.  The colors  compliment  her very nicely😎

You articulated  very well why we do what we do here when

29 October 2020 10:01 pm
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…...Emma is a great peg leg Pirate!  Love the touch of the Parrot!😎

I have to say, the expression on Emma's face says she is not thrilled with Halloween costumes!

Well done!

…).  She’s just Rucca. And that’s exactly what she should be. 

I’ll close with some photos from the last few weeks, including our second choice Halloween costume. We’re saving her real costume for the big day!

29 October 2020 7:51 pm
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…ve actually never really been into Halloween, I only did the 'Unfortunate Surfer' with Elly a few years ago because it was a fundraiser for Tripawds.

But, Elly seems to be in the Spirit this

…loving life💖

If I can help at all with this, let me know,  ok? 


Jackie and Huck💖(the cat that won't let me get a picture of him in his Halloween costume!!)

19 October 2020 7:25 pm
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…that Griffin's ear will look a bit Frankenstein-ish with a lot of stitches, so it's too bad the timing didn't allow for him to have a cool look for Halloween! 🎃

While October has certainly presented a good number of challenges, it has also been filled with good times!  We have been able to visit

19 October 2020 5:56 pm
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…not-so-annual Tripawd Halloween Contest is here! There's no better time than now to show off the unique characteristics of our three-legged heroes.

Trick Or Treat! It's the…

…2020 Tripawds Halloween Contest!
Tripawds members are the most adorable dogs and cats on the planet in our opinion. Each year this pawliday brings out the best in three…

…dogs, and our creativity. That's why we're holding a Tripawds-only Costume Contest!

Share your cat or dog's best costume photo in the Tripawds Halloween Contest and you could win a $20 gift certificate from the Tripawds Gift Shop! Here's how to do it:

How to Enter the 2020 Tripawds Howl-O-Ween…

…Costume Contest
To enter the Tripawds Only Halloween Costume Contest, just post your photo in this Tripawds Halloween photo contest Discussion Forum Topic.

Please add one photo per post so members can vote to nominate their favorites.

How to Vote: Above and to…


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To give everypawdy a chance to take pictures on Halloween night, the deadline for posting photos and voting is 11:59 p.m. Friday, November 13, 2020.

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Gratuitous Photos – Halloween Style

…been a good week, with Griffin's appetite steadily improving and his spirits remaining happy!

And he looked quite dapper today with his special Halloween (candy corn) leash! 

2 October 2020 9:47 am
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…Do you want to see how I got these scars?" That's a good one! You'll have fun coming up with a Halloween costume for Cooper I'm sure.

She looks so happy at physio.

Does she receive just one Yale Vaccine injection or is there a "booster"?


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