Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
Tripawds is the place to learn how to care for a three legged dog or cat, with answers about dog leg amputation, and cat amputation recovery from many years of member experiences.
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What does it mean to Be More Dog?
Find out in Be More Dog: Learning to Live in the Now by Tripawds founders Rene and Jim. Learn life lessons learned from their Chief Fun Officer Jerry G. Dawg! Get the book and find fun gifts in the Be More Dog Bookstore.
How could we help but cry? Bittersweet tears of course, because we join you in celebrating the wonderful life you gave Paris. Thank you for sharing her with us. We are privileged to have met her – and you, of course – and honored to include her photo in the random header images throughout the Tripawds community.
And, for those who missed our video from Wyatt's Six Legged Dog Date with Paris ...
28 November 2008
14 August 2009
I am so very sorry to hear of you dearest and lovable Paris leaving you. Big black dogs are wonderful. Your baby was great and all the way to end. I'm so sad for you and your husband. I hope you find some comfort with our group knowing how we feel your pain. It's hard not to cry for you.
Best wishes in your recovery with grief,
Comet - 1999 to 2011
She departed us unexpectedly January 23, 2011 at the age of 12 1/2.
She was born with a deformed front leg and a tripawd all of her life.
19 September 2009
I am so sorry to hear about Paris... I know Shilo was there waiting with all the others to greet her as she came.
Shilo diagnosed with osteosarcoma 9/4/2009, amputation 9/9/2009. ShiloAnne lost her battle 11/23/2009 where she regained her fourth leg and is patiently waiting for her parents to join her. We will always love you baby girl.
24 January 2009
Ginny...I too wish you peace. I'm so sorry to hear about Paris; she was a survivor and a heroine. I hope the good memories will help to fill in the giant hole that's in your life right now.
Mary and Cemil
Cemil and mom Mary, Mujde and Radzi….appreciating and enjoying Today
13 September 2009
Ginny and Randy,
I'm so sorry to hear about Paris... My tears are flowing while I read your post. It sounded like she was doing so well at her 1yr ampuversary... Damn this cancer!!!
My thoughts and prayers are with you Ginny and Randy... I know the next couple of weeks, months... will be so very difficult and sad... but Paris is no longer in any pain... and is running free with all the other tripawds heros. I'm sure that they all greeted her when she arrived...
Rest in peace sweet Paris... We will never forget you...
Angel Jake's Mom
Jake, 10yr old golden retriever (fractured his front right leg on 9/1, bone biopsy revealed osteosarcoma on 9/10, amputation on 9/17) and his family Marguerite, Jacques and Wolfie, 5yr old german shepherd and the newest addition to the family, Nala, a 7mth old Bengal mix kittie. Jake lost his battle on 11/9/2009, almost 8 weeks after his surgery. We will never forget our sweet golden angel… http://jakesjou.....ipawds.com ….. CANCER SUCKS!
20 May 2009
I am so so sorry about your beautiful Paris. I know you asked us not to cry but I can't help it. My heart felt sympathy is being sent to you. I know you will miss her but please take comfort in that you love her enough to let her go.
Debra & Angel Emily
Debra & Emily, a five year old doberman mix, who was diagnosed with an osteosaecoma. She had a right rear leg amputation on May 19, 2009. On November 10, 2009 she earned her wings and regained her fourth leg.
20 August 2009
Sorry to hear so sad news Ginnie.
May all the good memories overcome your sadness.
Cecilia & Spirit Hori
Spirit Horacia, Castaño, Olympia + human family Cecilia, Georg and Julia - - - Hori first diagnosed 8/6/09, ampu 8/12/09, run over the bridge 9/10/09 – We miss you every day dear girl!
31 August 2009
15 January 2009
I wanted to say THANK YOU from the depths of my heart to all of you that have sent messages. It is amazing how it makes a difference to read your kind words. I tried to watch the video from October that Jim & Rene did, too soon but I know I can see her when I am ready living her life to the fullest.
Thanks again to all my wonderful friends at Tripawds,
Ginny & Angel Paris
Grateful for every moment we had with Paris…..no regrets!
Honoring her life by opening our hearts & home to Addy!
28 November 2008
Oh, Ginny! Just got home and started to catch up and discovered this. I am so sorry for your loss, and so shocked it came so quickly. I know you miss her dearly, and I hope your happy memories help get you through this terrible loss.
Trouble and I are honored to share the 2010 calendar page with Paris and you. She will be missed, but never forgotten.
RIP sweet Paris. Run free at Rainbow Bridge .
Shanna & Spirit Trouble ~ Trouble gained her wings 3/16/2011, a 27 1/2 month cancer survivor, tail wagging. RIP sweetheart, you are my heart and soul. Run free at Rainbow Bridge.
The November Five - Spirits Max, Cherry, Tika, Trouble & Nova. 11/2008 - 3/2013 An era ends as Queen Nova crossed the Bridge.
2 October 2009
Dear Ginny and Randy,
Please accept my deepest condolences at your loss of Paris. She was a very beautiful girl. I watched Jim and Rene's film clip from your Fall (October) Colorado Tripawds outing and Paris was so full of life and energy. I was amazed just watching her running the whole time. Paris is now running free at the Rainbow Bridge pain free and with all of her new Tripawds friends. My heart goes out to you and Randy ' class='wp-smiley' /> and you will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Mary and Guardian Angel Angus