Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
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Ellen and Charley
25 May 2013
16 October 2012
Hoppy Ampuversary Charley
Thanks Ellen for giving that advice. That is one thing Sassy & I never did was give up hope. Keep kicking butt charley. We are so proud of you
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."
9 February 2011
Hoppy ampuversary, Charley! You are an inspiration! I hope you got ice cream, or french fries, or cheese. Cheese! Keep up the good work, handsome boy!
From abandoned puppy to Tripawd Warrior Dude, Dakota became one of the 2011 February Furballs due to STS. Our incredibly sweet friend lived with grace and dignity till he impulsively raced over the Bridge on 12-15-12.
Dakota's thoughtful and erudite blog is at http://shari.tr.....pawds.com/
10 February 2011
25 April 2007
12 March 2013
Way to go Charley! Wish I could be there to help you chase that ball.
Murphy is a five year old Lab/Chessie cross. He was hit by a car on 10/29/12 and became a Tripawd on 11/24/12. On 2/5/13, he had a total hip replacement on his remaining back leg. He has absolutely no idea that he has only three legs!
UPDATE: Murphy lived his life to the fullest, right up until an aggressive bone lesion took him across the Rainbow Bridge on April 9, 2015 and he gained his membership in the April Angels. Run free, my love. You deserve it!
Thank you everypawdy!!! That’s my favorite photo too! Action shots really embody Charley’s spirit (and are so much easier to take since he rarely takes a break outside)!