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Tripawds Required Reading List #1: Many Questions Answered Here!
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Anything for the stick!

We love how whenever a new user joins Tripawds, community members will often point them to various places throughout this site that can help answer their questions!

But over the past few years, has grown to include a wealth of helpful information that often goes overlooked. So in our continuing efforts to provide the best advice and support for those facing amputation for their dogs, we have developed the following Tripawds Required Reading List .

This compilation of links provides answers to many of the most commonly asked questions about canine cancer and amputation for dogs.

Now, whenever a new pawrent is looking for advice, you can just point them here!

Believe it or not, this extensive list is just a small sampling of informative posts from the Tripawds Featured Blogs. Much more advice can be found by searching the discussion forums.

Bookmark this post now for easy reference! And please reply with links to other Tripawds blog posts and forum topics you have found helpful. Thank you for helping us help others.

NOTE: Posts identified with an exclamation mark may be especially helpful to new members and guests seeking answers about canine cancer and amputation for their dogs.

Tripawds News Blog

  Amputation Questions: What to Expect, Top Ten Q&A

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  Amputation Recovery: Rehab Tips, Exercises and Stretches

(3-part video interview)

Amputation Recovery: Fur Regrowth After Amputation Surgery

  Amputation Recovery: Phantom Limb Pain

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Cancer Treatment: Should You Seek an Oncologist or Stick with Your Family Vet?

Cancer Treatment: K9 Immunity Clinical Trial Results

Cancer Treatment: Clinical Trials and What You Need to Know

  Cancer Treatment: Metronomic Therapy Information Links

General Reading: Pet Health Insurance Basics

Mobility: Chiropractic Care Basics

Mobility: No-Slip Floor Ideas

Mobility: Prosthetics for Three Legged Dogs?

(Read Related Forum Discussion)

Mobility: Prosthetics – a Professional Point of View

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Mobility: Wheelchairs for Tripawds

(Read Related Forum Discussions)



Tripawds Gear Blog

  Best Gear: Greatest Hits From The Gear Blog, vol. 1

Harnesses: Recommended Harnesses for Helping Three Legged Dogs

  Harnesses: Popular All-Purpose Webmaster Harness

Boots: Dog Boots Protect Paws and Provide Traction

Ramps: Pet Loader Folding Car Steps

Ramps: OttoStep SUV / Truck Dog Step

  Raised Bowls: Elevated Feeding Stations Help Tripawd Posture

  Dog Confinement: Best Pet Gates, Pens & Crates for Safe Amputation Recovery

  Pain Management: Bella’s Pain Relief Pack for Post Surgery Comfort


Tripawds Nutrition Blog

  Cancer Therapy: Jerry's Canine Cancer Diet & Supplements

  Cancer Therapy: Aloha Medicinals K9 Immunity & Transfer Factor

Cancer Therapy: Power Mushrooms Immune Boosting Supplement

Cancer Therapy: Learn About Apoptosis and Canine Cancer

Hip/Joint Pain: Dasuquin with MSM for Dogs Promotes Healthy Joints

Dog Diet: Links and Resources for a Healthy Dog Foods


Tripawds Downloads Blog

  Cancer Treatment: Dr. Dressler’s Dog Cancer Survial Guide E-Book

Phantom Pain: Tips for Managing Phantom Limb Pain in Dogs

Dog Massage: Learn Professional Dog Massage Techniques to Relieve Pet Pain

Dog Diet: Healthy Pet Diet eBook Offers 245 Homemade Dog Food Recipes


Tripawds Amazon Selections Blog

Amputation: Never regret your decision to amputate.

  Hopping Around: The Water Rover, Best Dog Sport Bottle

Cancer Therapy: Help Your Dog Fight Cancer Advice Book

Emotional Recovery: Guardians of Being Teaches You to Think More Dog

Pain Management: Vet-recommended Nature Made SAM-e


The Tripawds Story

  Jerry's Story: How Tripawds Came To Be

Tripawds on TV: Watch Jerry in the PBS Documentary: NATURE "Why We Love Cats And Dogs"

Spirit Jerry: How We Coped with the Grief, and our Search for Jerry's Acres

Spirit Jerry: Video Tribute to a Canine Cancer Hero

Tripawds Leg-a-Cy: Meet New Tripawds Spokespup Wyatt Ray Dawg


Coping With Loss

Tripawd Forums: Question Yourself to Prepare for Pet Loss

  Spirit Jerry: How We Knew His Time Had Come

  Emotional Health: Fear, Guilt and Anticipatory Grief

Emotional Health: Free Counseling from the Argus Institute

Emotional Health: Acknowledge There Is Nothing Left To Lose

Emotional Health: Understand The Truth and Welcome Reality


Fun Stuff

Tripawd Gifts: Show Your Tripawd Pride with Three Legged Dog Merchandise!

Tripawd Gifts: Pay Tribute with Unique Pet Memorial Jewelry

KillBarney Blog: What is the KillBarney Tour

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