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31 August 2009 - 8:01 pm
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Three legged bone cancer hero ZeusImage Enlarger

When our beloved Tripawds are battling bone cancer, fighting that beast is all we think about.

But much too oftten there are times when, from out of nowhere, some other unrelated health issue arises, knocking the wind out of us and making us wonder how this could have happened under the microscope of all that medical care we've been getting.

My friend Zeus, an osteosarcoma survivor for over a year, is in that very same situation. He's battling another serious health issue tonight, and he needs all of your prayers.

His Mom Heather told us today that his kidneys are in crisis. Doctors haven't pinpointed it, but he is in the critical care unit at his hospital  tonight, so that tomorrow testing can begin to find out what's making him so sick.

Please put Zeus in your thoughts this week, and let's all send our love out to him in Virginia.

Thank you everyone, we can't tell you how much our Tripawds family means to us.

Tripawds Founders Jim and Rene | | |

Orange County, CA
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Heather, you were one of the first (actually, I think the first) person to reply to me when I first joined this community, when I was so scared and worried about Max.  Please know that all my thoughts and prayers are with you and Zeus during this tough time.  Just remember that Zeus is a strong boy and a trooper.  Be strong for him. 


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Good luck Zeus.

Heather, our thoughts are with you guys.  I wish for the best for you guys.

All our hugs and love:

--Tika and Kim (and Tim and Caya)

Kim and Spirit Tika

Livermore CA
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31 August 2009 - 8:18 pm
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Heather, we're here, praying for you and Zeus.  May he receive a healing touch that brings life to his kidneys again.  And may you receive a comforting touch so you can rest.


Mary and Cemil

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Oakland, CA
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31 August 2009 - 8:23 pm
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Oh, Zeus and Heather,

Life is so not fair. We shall hold you in our thoughts and in our hearts and will light a candle for you tonight and every night.

Peace and big tripawd love to you both,

Codie Rae and Martha

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Northern CA
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31 August 2009 - 8:32 pm
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Heather and Zeus,

You are in our prayers tonight - we send you all the love and support you can imagine. He's a fighter...he'll do what he needs to do.

You get some rest and know you have so much positive energy coming your way-


Seanne and Angel Wrigley

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Blessed be Zeus for his spirit is strong.

We love you both and wish you nothing but the best for our furry friend and avid supporter. Peace.

Tripawds Founders Jim and Rene | | |

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Fight on, Zeus! Heather, be strong.

Thought and prayers are with you both.

Many Hugs.

Northern Indiana
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31 August 2009 - 9:34 pm
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Heather and Zeus,

We are all rallying around you with love and support, I pray for an answer and healing.

Take care, Love to you both, Gineej & Paris

Grateful for every moment we had with Paris… regrets!

Honoring her life by opening our hearts & home to Addy!

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Radar and I too remember how you were right there for us when we were new to the forum.  Hang in there Zeus we are praying for you. 

Connie & Radar

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Words fail me this morning and I can't tell you how much this all means to me. I feel so badly that I haven't been on tripawds lately - the past couple weeks have been difficult with a groin injury and now this. I think of everyone every day and we include our tripawd family in all our prayers every day.

Rene told me she was posting this and I wanted to say "thank you" for the bottom of our hearts.

He IS a fighter and I hold on to that while also knowing that this is out of my control and in God's hands and with that I do have peace...thankfully. He is in the best care possible and I'll have some results this evening.

Thank you for keeping St. Francis very busy.

We love you all so much.

Heather and Zeus

Heather and Spirit Zeus - Our life changing journey…from the earth to the heavens…one day at a time…always together

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Thinking of Zeus and sending love and support.

Kirkland, WA
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1 September 2009 - 5:27 am
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Oh no!  It's so hard when we think that we finally have this whole cancer thing under control, and then something else pops up.  My thoughts are with Zeus today and I hope they find out what's wrong and get him back to feeling great!

<3 Laura

Alvin, TX
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I pray that you have more quality time with Zeus.  Hang in there for him.

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Romeo and family send love and prayers to Zeus. We have admired your picture!

Hope all feel better soon!

(Forgive us if this turns out to be a double-post---don't think the first went through. Oh well, double the good wishes.....)

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