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Tripawd Lake Day! Pic Heavy
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30 May 2017 - 8:09 pm
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Ended up having the day off, so packed up the pups for a quick day trip to get their swimmies on!  Astronaut, of course, does not like the wet stuff to touch him, so he supervised from shore… Rosie, of course, still swims like a 3-legged fish and likes stealing the floaty from Zig.

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Tired now, mom! Nap time!!

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Hope everyone had a great holiday weekend!


Kat, Astronaut, Rosie and The Zig

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Love to see your pack in action.

BTW- around here ‘Pic Heavy’ is a good thing big-grin


Tri-pug Maggie survived a 4.5 year mast cell cancer battle only to be lost to oral melanoma.

1999 to 2010


              Maggie's Story                  Amputation and Chemo


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GRRRRRRREAT PHOTOS!!!! What a beautiful day with some very, very special pups and their human!!

The close ups….sooooo cute…………smooching the mugs right now through the screen right now:-) 🙂

And the photo of you anf Astro “panting”…adoravle!!

And as Karen said, there’s no such thing as “pic heavy” around here! Pictures like these beighten our day!!

Thanks for bringing us to the Lake with you!! We want more! 🙂 🙂 Seeing Astro lokking so good, seeing Rosie and Zig having such a good time jn the water…SPECTACULAR DAY! 🙂 🙂

Loads of hugs to all!

Sally and Alumni Happy Hannah and Merry Myrtle and Frankie too!

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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Beautiful!  A good time was obviously had by all laughing

Love the 3 of them on the rocks; 2 look soooo serious and one is panting 🙂

Tracey & Tai

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wow, lucky you! What a great day! Can’t wait to do the same!

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These are great photos!!!! What a fun day !!!! 

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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You always take the best pics of your adventures! How pawesome to see the whole pack having fun at that gorgeous place! Everyone looks great.

I’m guessing that’s Shaver Lake? If I’m right, I grew up going there every summer 🙃. Lots of fond memories.

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Kat we LOVE to see all the beautiful photos of your pack having fun in the sun, the sno, wherever! Astro looks like he is doing grrrreat! So awesome. And Travis is over the moon to see his Rosie again. But I think you have incited a riot, the OP is clamoring to go to the lake  now, now, NOW!!! 


Martha, Travis Ray, and the OP

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