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Obstacle course for The Lady Rubes
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London, UK

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15 December 2015
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30 January 2024 - 9:15 am
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Just wanted to share this obstacle course I made for Ruby today. Aim is to increase core strength, build proprioception and confidence. She is two months post amp, two weeks post adoption and a total treasure 

Ruby, Staffy, born June 2022, became a Tripawd, 23 November 2023, adopted 12 January 2024.

Also Angel Tripawd Meg (aka The Megastar), who died in April 2023, aged 14, after seven glorious years on three, and Angel Staffies Pie and Bille. In the pawprints of giants...

The Amazing Adventures of Ruby Tuesday 

My Life as a Megastar


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22 February 2013
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30 January 2024 - 10:11 am
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DEEEELIGHTFUL!!!  LOVE THIS!!!   The way you make everyrhing so much fun for Ruby while building her core, balance AND confidence  is ...well....I'`ll say it again.....DEEEELIGHTFUL!!

You know what you're  doing Clare.  Meg taught  you well how to keep a tripawd fit.  You also show everyone  all the strength  building  exercises can be done spat home and without  expensive  equipment  or repeated Rehab visits. 

Rubes clearly  has confidence in YOU and trusts everything you ask her to do. Of course she loves your praise,  but yummy treats help too!

Thanks so much for sharing.  To me, one of the most remarkable things about this journey so far is she has settled in so beautifully in just TWO WEEKS!!!   Yep, definitely  meant to be💖💖

Love to you both💖

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!

The Rainbow Bridge

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30 January 2024 - 10:38 am
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LOVE THIS! sp_hearticon2smiley_clap She is really sure-footed and so balanced on the disc! Just think what she will be able to do in two more months!

It just goes to show us that you don't need a ton of space to improvise a really great workout session for a Tripawd. Excellent work Clare smiley_clap

Livermore, CA

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30 January 2024 - 2:22 pm
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Very nice Clare!

You both hit the jackpot when you found each other.


Karen and the Spirit Pug Girls and Boy

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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11 July 2016
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30 January 2024 - 4:14 pm
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You both hit the jackpot when you found each other

Yep - Says it all!!!

Ruby is brilliant and will become more so!!! And yes, an absolute treasure!!!

Great job to you both!!!smiley_clap

Giver her heart a smooch from us, please.



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