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Its been 18 months!
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21 January 2018 - 9:26 pm
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Hi everybody! I haven't posted in awhile. Life has been busy and everything has been going so well with Clyde, I've just kind of gotten out of the habit of posting here. But I wanted to share that he had his 18 month ampuversary! He's still doing so well, I'm so lucky. I thank the powers that be every day that he's still happily hopping along. I took him to the vet yesterday and the vet greeted us by saying "its the miracle dog." Indeed he is big-grin.

He traveled with me to my mom's house at New Year's and I made him wear a silly hat. I think he kind of liked it. Clyde and I wish everyone here a belated Happy New Year's! I'm sure hoping to see another one with him, but I know how luck I am to have gotten this long. 

Kristin & Clyde

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22 January 2018 - 4:13 am
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Thank you for sharing your up date.  This is so encouraging for me.  Our boy is 35 days post amputation right now.  Clyde is so adorable.  

xoxoxoxox

Barb and Bubba

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22 January 2018 - 7:22 am
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Way to go Clyde - that's so great to hear! 

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22 January 2018 - 8:09 am
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Congratulations!! That is such wonderful news and he's a gorgeous boy.

Tracy & Zatoichiheart

Tracy & Warrior Angel Zatoichi 💓

Zato was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in October 2016. He triumphed through radiation and amputation with dignity and grace. After living a life of love and happiness, Zato earned his angel wings on February 19, 2018.  Read his story here.

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22 January 2018 - 11:15 am
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Kristin & Clyde, hoppy ampuversary and a big hoppy new year to you as well.

Don't worry about not posting here because the important thing is that you two are out enjoying life to the fullest. We like to think that no news is good news, and it's great to know that Clyde has been having a ball! 

Tripawds Founders Jim and Rene
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24 January 2018 - 8:25 am
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And some more good news - Clyde had bloodwork done several months ago that was all good except for his thyroid values. I didn't have further testing done at that time and had been feeling guilty about it. So this visit, I told the vet that if his bloodwork came back again with thyroid issues, I wanted to go ahead and have the super special (and expensive) thyroid test done at University of Michigan. 

Well, my boy's bloodwork came back perfect including thyroid! Yay! Don't know why it was weird a few months ago, and the vet remarked that he "doesn't look like a thyroid dog" but glad to have the confirmation that he's fine. FYI, the general bloodwork we have done every six months or so is to make sure his liver is okay with his daily dose of Rimadyl. Yay Clyde!

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24 January 2018 - 9:00 am
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CLYDE!!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂   OMD CLYDE!!!!   SUCH GOOD NEWS ALL THE WAY AROUND!!!! 🙂 🙂

HAPPY EIGHTEEN MONTH AMPUVERSARY CLYDE THE MIRACLE DOG!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂

You are adoravle in your New Year's Eve hat!   Brrrrr....it sure was cold in New York on New Year's Eve!!   Looks like you got to stay inside for the festivities.

Soooooo good to hear from you Clyde!   You ARE such an inspiration for anyone starting this journey! 🙂 🙂

Love and hugs

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

PS......a d no, you don't look like a "thyroid dog", but you sure do look like a MIRACLE DOG! 🙂 🙂

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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25 January 2018 - 7:30 am
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Yay Clyde!!! What a handsome boy and great news! So glad he is doing well!

Hugs!

Jenny and Ava

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