Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
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What does it mean to Be More Dog?
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6 May 2014
Congrats, Sally on the new addition to the family! You have some really happy and well-loved little faces in your home! They are both adorable and are really lucky to live in such a loving home!
Lily the Great Dane (she was actually a lot more than just "Great") joined our family as an ornery puppy on December 20, 2005 and changed our lives forever. She was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in early May of 2014 and her right rear leg was amputated on May 8, 2014. She sailed through 5 rounds of Carboplatin and 15 weeks of Pallladia. She hopped on 3 legs like she was born to it and continued to fight cancer with grace, valor and an abundant sense of humor...and always a *giant* smile on her face. Lily had two small nodules on her lungs but was brought short by a brain tumor in late December, 2014. Lily earned her wings on December 28, 2014 and we miss her terribly every day. http://lilyt.tripawds.com
26 January 2014
They are best buddies already! So happy to see this...see Sally, Frankie was just trying to find his way to you and Myrtle when he was picked up sniffing out a trail in the woods. It is so apparent that he is right where he belongs!
Mom to Tripawd Angels Jake (2001-2014) and Rosco (2012-2015) and Tripawd Tanner. “Whatever happens tomorrow, we had today; and I'll always remember it”
20 December 2008
WoW Sally! Voila! Instant family! Frankie is one super lucky hound dawg to have found you and Myrtle. And boy is he super agile! Yay! We are howling with hoppiness for you here in Oaktown
Codie Rae and the OP
Woohoo! Tripawds Rule!
Regulator of the Oaktown Pack, Sheriff of the Oaktown Pawsse, Founding member and President of the Tripawd Girldogs With 2 Names ROCK Club, and ... Tripawd Girldog Extraordinaire!