Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
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22 February 2013
I nope Luanne doesn't mind Happy Hannah and Iposting this here, but Shooter's blog announcing this great six mo th (and still cou ting) VICTORY seemed to only be up a really snort time and then...POOF... it was gone!!
AND IT'S SUCH A GREAT CELEBRATION! Shooter is really out there making his own rules and his own statistics! You rock Shooter:-) And keep on rocking!
You all probaly already know how to do this....I'm sure......but just in case there is one other comouter illiterate out there so ewhere.....hit "home" and then "recent blogs".....I think!
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!
23 July 2013
16 October 2012
Yay Shooter. Hoppy Ampuversary. I missed your blog post on the 1st updated page. I actually hate work days on Monday too busy.
Hope you have a wonderful Ampuversary and have many many more to come. With extra treats & scratchies
Michelle & 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."
Happy Ampuversary Shooter! Keep up the good work.
I may wander your way in late summer- probably pugless though.
25 January 2013
Way to go Shooter!
Liberty (Libby) was diagnosed with OSA on 1-22-13. Right front amputation on 1-31-13. No IV Chemo. Metronomic Therapy started 2-19-13 along with supplements and some home cooking. Lungs clear until 1-06-14. She's still her happy, hoppy, bossy self. Living the dog life to the fullest and a proud Winter Warrior. :) RIP my Libby 4-21-03 to 3-19-14
1 February 2013
Thanks Sally - you always take care of us and make me smile. Hannah's is coming up soon so prepare for a big pawty!!!
Thanks everyone! Karen I sure hope we get together although I will be sad to not meet the pug family!
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.
3 December 2012
HOPPY AMPUVERSARY SHOOTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Erica & Jill
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 http://jillsjou.....ipawds.com. xoxo
24 September 2009
Whoop! Whoop! Yay to Shooter, you have come such a very long way!!! Hoppy Hoppy Ampuversary!
Thanks for mentioning this Sally, and for sharing the link to Luanne's post, Karen. I wish there was a way to keep the blog posts up longer, or scrolling through in a side bar or something like that, without causing our site to crash! For now, anyone who wants to catch up on Tripawds blog can go to the Tripawds Blogs Page.
There is also the option to us a RSS Reader, which is what I use to keep up on my favorite blogs, but unless you want a tutorial in that right now I'll hold off on making you heads explode with more tech tips!
Again, hoppy ampuversary Shooter! Thanks for all you and your Momma do for this community, you are pawesome!
6 March 2013
Half a year! Woo Hoo! Congrats, Shooter <3
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28 November 2011
Yay Shooter! Happy Ampuversary!!!!
Zeus was a Husky mix diagnosed with Osteosarcoma at age 11. A visible lung met and suspicious spot on his liver meant a poor prognosis-six weeks was our vet's best guess. We decided to fight for our boy and his right front leg was amputated on 12/1/11. We did six rounds of chemo, changed his diet and spoiled him completely rotten. We were blessed with 10 great months after diagnosis. Against the odds, the lung met remained a single met and grew very little over those months. A wonderful furbaby with the most gentle spirit, he fought with a strength that we never imagined he possessed. We have no regrets...
10 December 2011
24 April 2013