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YO! HAPPY HANNAH here...been one of these Angel "things" for 6 months...and Merry Myrtle thinks that's HER woodstove!! NO WAY and I can prove it!!!
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16 October 2014 - 11:07 am
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And here's the Tiara! I think it needs to be sized down for little Shelby.

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Happy Hannah had a glorious additional bonus time of over one yr & two months after amp for osteo! She made me laugh everyday! Joined April's Angels after send off meal of steak, ice cream, M&Ms & deer poop!

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16 October 2014 - 7:18 pm
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I think it fit Hannah perfect.  Way to wear that Tiara Hannah.  I know you would share with Shelby though that is the kind of baby you were.



Michelle & Angel Sassy


Sassy is a proud member of the Winter Warriors. Live long, & strong Winter Warriors.
07/26/2006 - Sassy earned her wings 08/20/2013

05/04/2006 -  Bosch, Sassy's pal, earned his wings 03/29/19  fought cancer for 4 months.

"You aren't doing it TO her, you are doing it FOR her. Give her a chance at life."

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16 October 2014 - 9:12 pm
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OMG... ADORABLE!!!! Shelby and Hannah can wear their tiaras together over the bridge and hand out ice-cream and cupcakes! 

Love it and love you too! 

Shelby Lynne; Jack Russell/Shiba Inu mix. Proud member of the April Angels of 2014.

October 15, 2000 to April 8, 2014

Our story: Broke rear leg in June 2013 - non-conclusive results for cancer so leg was plated and pinned. Enlarged spleen in September 2013 and had it removed and was diagnosed with Hemangiosarcoma and started chemotherapy. Became a Tripawd January 8th, 2014 and definitive Hemangiosarcoma diagnosis. Three major surgeries in 7 months and Shelby took them all like a champ only to lose her battle to cancer in her brain. We had 8 amazing extra months together and no regrets. #shelbystrong #loveofmylife

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17 October 2014 - 5:13 am
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Ok Sally Nice... Crying Happy and Sad tears, not good lol as I should be in the shower getting ready for work lol.  A perfect thing of beauty. You are the glue that keeps us together oh yeah after Rene lolwhateverThanks for sharing!


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17 October 2014 - 10:31 am
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Awww.... thanks Laurie. And thank YOU for all the support you offer all of us! But most of you and everyone....thank you for never foregttingmy Happy Hannah!

Happy Hannah had a glorious additional bonus time of over one yr & two months after amp for osteo! She made me laugh everyday! Joined April's Angels after send off meal of steak, ice cream, M&Ms & deer poop!

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19 October 2014 - 1:11 pm
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My dear Sally and Ms H,
A fitting visual tribute for our girl's 6-month angelversary!! LOVE IT!! I know this was a rought day but all Hannah's buddies were right beside her celebrating the big day. I think Tahoe ate a dozen choc chip cookies (again …).
You two are constant shinning light in our community!! You both will never be forgotten!!

Big hugs from Tahoe and Stirling

"Tahoe" - Our Amazing Superman and Best Friend.

Dec. 01-03 to Aug. 19-14

Diagnosed with Periarticular Hystiocystic Sarcoma Feb 14-13; Amputation March 18-13, and diagnosed with STS April-14. Tahoe touched so many people while visiting us, leaving a massive void in our lives. Always Missed, Never Forgotten!!


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Love you Stirling and Tahoe, "my boys!" But that's just stating the obvious!

Happy Hannah had a glorious additional bonus time of over one yr & two months after amp for osteo! She made me laugh everyday! Joined April's Angels after send off meal of steak, ice cream, M&Ms & deer poop!

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Wow...6 months already..... The lovely Miss Happy Hannah (and Sally of course) were and continue to be a source of support, laughs and hugs for many of us on this journey.

Don't worry.....your handsome BF Tucker has your back.....he says Merry Myrtle is adorable but....

Love and hugs

Linda and Tucker

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Hi Sally!  Wow, time sure has gone by, and I have not been here in a long time.  I have the Tripawds calendar in my kitchen and when I turned the page to November and saw Happy Hannah, I was so happy happy happy!  That is such a sweet and endearing photo of her.  Something nudged me to get on here, and check on you.  I am sorry I was not around 6 months ago for support when Hannah passed.  You were one of the people who was SO there for me during my hard time with Nesta, 14 months ago.   Truth is, the pain was challenging, and I could not bare to spend time here.  But I felt bad for that, because I wanted to be here for people, like they were for me.  I could not have gotten through it the way that I did had it not been for you and the others here in the Tripawds community.  I am sorry I was not here for you.  I know it must have been hard.  But I also know that tremendous LOVE you share with Hannah has helped you endure.  

WHat a beautiful wood stove and a beautiful tribute to her.  I am proud to have her picture hanging on my wall this month, November, the month of Thanks-giving.  Did you see Nesta in July?  I am glad they are in the same calendar together.  I love this calendar and will save it forever.  I love that I have photos of some of the Tripawds doggies who were going through cancer the same time as Nesta and I will forever be reminded of their humans and the outpooring of LOVE in this community.  The love that brought me back here again. 

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16 November 2014 - 3:46 pm
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I missed this post - I can't believe it has been 6 months. Hannah was always larger than life and still is. What a beautiful tribute. Thinking of you and hugs to Merry Myrtle!

Luanne and Team Shooter

Spirit Shooter was a Miniature Australian Shepherd who was diagnosed with a MCT and had a LF amp 1/28/13 at 13-1/2 years old. 

Shooter crossed the Bridge on 8/28/13, his 7 month ampuversary and two weeks from his 14th birthday.

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what a beautiful tribute to Happy Hannah !  And thanks for sharing. Your positive spirit is a guiding light in this community.

Daniel a& Johnnie 

Our awesome Golden Boy was diagnosed for OSA in April 2014 in the proximal humerus, front-leg amp on 05/20/2014. Finished chemo (Carbo6) on 07/10/2014. Ongoing treatment: acupuncture + K-9 Immunity Plus ( 3chews) and home-cooked no-grain diet.   Stopped Apocaps because of liver issues.   Liver issues: controlling altered enzymes with SAM-e and Milk Thistle.  October 17:  started having seizures.  Taking fenobarbital for seizures.  April 18: started prednisone.

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