Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
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13 August 2015
13 June 2013
WOW…. I just love this!!! Too cool! Meg looks amazing!!!
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
25 April 2007
Pawesome! Not silly at all.
22 February 2013
OOOOOOOMMM. DDDDDD!!!! I’m smiling so big my face hurts!!! Made my day….week….month….year!!! Such a DELIGHTFUL video!
To see Meg stretching and reaching….”I can get it! I can get this ball without getting wet! Wait! Getting wet is fun!” She is just so darn cute! And yiur happy tune was PERFECT!
HAPPY FIVE WEEK AMPUVERSARY MEG!! Such a great way to celebrate! Thank you for sharing the jou! 🙂
Lots of love!
Sally and Alumni Happy Hannah and Merry Myrtle and Frankie too!
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!
2 April 2013
Hoppy 5 weeks Meg! You’re looking great!
I love the little shake at the end! And she just looks so happy! How wonderful!
Donna, Glenn & Murphy
Murphy had his right front leg amputated due to histiocytic sarcoma at 7 years old. He survived 4 years, 2 months & 1 week, only to be taken by hemangiosarcoma at 11 1/2 years 6/12/17
Read about Murphy's Life on Three Legs