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HAPPY HANNAH made everyone a "thank you" card for being so nice...Barney helped (ahh..ohh..don't trust that Barney)
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10 March 2014 - 4:10 pm
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OMD!! I CANNOT believe this is their "THANK YOU" card!! Barney, I know this is yor idea!! Being the opportunistic dinosaur that you are...trying to milk this for all it's worth!! You ungrateful, ill-mannerd stinky butt thing!!

Happy Hannah DID do the "selfie" mug shot though! She wants everyone to get a kiss from her because she loves you so. Just ooch up to the screen, puker up for a "slime free" smooch of gratitude from Happy Hannah's lips straight to yours!!

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Happy Hannah and I are great! GREAT because she's here with me and, all things considered, her QUALITY is still good and that's GREAT!! Gonna post some "meds" questions in the "Ask the Vet" section later and will give a few more specifics in some of the changes I've noticed and see what I can do to slow this part of the journey down some. I will only do what's best for her!!!!!! But make no mistake aboutit, our journey ks still full of loving' spoiling and non-stop tails wags...sometimes even when she sleeps! I love that because I know she's havng wnderful dreams and nothing but hapoy times!!

Now go smooch the mug!!

Love to all!!


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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10 March 2014 - 4:58 pm
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Loved the "thank you card" and YOU are welcome! laughinglaughinglaughing


Keep having all those belly rubs and tails wags... you deserve it pretty girl


Cody and Family

Cody is our 7 year old Australian Heeler mix boy. Diagnosed on 2/20/14 and became a tripawd 2/21/14! We chose a homeopathic approach and he is being treated by Dr. Loops our of NC.

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10 March 2014 - 5:34 pm
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What a great Thank You card--Lily gave Hannah's beautiful face a big licksmiley Happy Hannah looks maarrrvelous, darling!

Sally, she is so, so fortunate to have you and likewise for her--sending both of you huge hugsbig-blink


Joan and Lily

Our beautiful Lily was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in her front leg on 12/14/11 at age 8 and had amp on 12/16/11. She completed 5 rounds of carbo. She was so brave and kicked cancer's butt daily! She lived life fully for 4 years, 3 months, and 15 days after her amp. My angel is a warrior princess. I miss her so much.

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10 March 2014 - 6:36 pm
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Oh Sally......the lovely Miss Happy Hannah has such a smoochable face :)

Tucker was more than happy to oblige too.


Many hugs


Linda and Tucker


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10 March 2014 - 7:56 pm
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What a great card.  Thanks Hannah.  Love you big girl.  Barney is a little stinker LOL



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."

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10 March 2014 - 8:20 pm
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Hugs Hannah and Sally - candy makes everything better!

Spirit Shooter was a Miniature Australian Shepherd who was diagnosed with a MCT and had a LF amp 1/28/13 at 13-1/2 years old. 

Shooter crossed the Bridge on 8/28/13, his 7 month ampuversary and two weeks from his 14th birthday.

Los Angeles, CA
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10 March 2014 - 8:30 pm
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Candy ALWAYS helps!!! 


Thank you for sharing.


Hugs and lots of love!


Alison and Shelby 

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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Love Love Love!!!!! 

Mom to Tripawd Angels Jake (2001-2014) and Rosco (2012-2015) and Tripawd Tanner. “Whatever happens tomorrow, we had today; and I'll always remember it”  


Southwestern Ontario, Canada
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Do you realize how STUPID I looked leaning into my computer screen and giving that big wet nose a SMOOCH!!!??????


gah!!  now everyone at the office is looking at me funny!!


Christine.... with Franklin in her heart♥

Franklin, he was the Happiest Dog on Three Legs! Diagnosed 09/26/2012 with Osteosarcoma, amputated 12/4/2012.  Had a wonderful 5 1/2 months painfree until he ran for the Bridge on 5/15/2013.  Always in my heart, and always a guardian angel of my pack...   You can follow his Tripawd Adventures, before and after, in my blog, Frank'n'Farter!

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Ohhhh Hannah, it's so great to know life is good! You and your Mom sound so hoppy, this just makes our day!  Love seeing your adorable mug in extreme close-ups!



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New York, NY
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OOOOOOH Hannah I just love these pics! I kiss the screen whenever I see that mug of yours!!! I cant stand it!!!!

Jill is a 9-year-old tuxedo kitty. She was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma in June 2012 on her toe in her right hind leg. Her leg was amputated on 12/12/12 and she completed four rounds of chemo (2 of Carbo, 2 of Doxy) in April 2013. "Like" Jill's facebook page: https://www.fac.....tty?ref=hl Proud member of the WINTER WARRIORS!!!! Her blog can be read at xoxo

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11 March 2014 - 3:57 pm
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Love this!!!! Yay Happy Hannah!!!

Atlanta, GA
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Thank you Hannah!  Smooch Smooch.  You know we love you and your momma.

Adelaide is a young tripawd Husky, from an injury.  Her amp was on 10/1/12.  She has 4 sisters, Aissa (a senior border collie/chow), Maggie May (a puppy Great Pyrenees), Mathilde and Morrigan and 1 baby brother, Bagheera.  We are all watched over by our angel Brendol, who was dx with OSA 1/30/13, amp on 2/6/13, and left us on 8/20/13.

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Sally and Happy Hannah,

We could never repay all you have done for the spirit of this group. Keep on staying in the moment. WE LOVE YOU BOTH !

Love Penny, Blink, Hank and Spirit Maggie


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12 March 2014 - 10:40 am
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THANK YOU EVERYONE!! Your smoochy kisses came through perfectly!

Christne painted a great visual of everyone smooching the screen...still grinning over that

Yep! We're staying in the moment over guys sure help make that possible!!
What a fun group of souls!! People without tripawds sure are missing out!

Love from our hearts straight to yours!!


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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