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Rear leg amputation due to a MCT, still lovin' life

Meg the Tripawd

Entries Tagged as 'Amputation'

The truth about tripawds

February 27th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Adventures, Ampuversary, Recovery, Uncategorized

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!March 21 will be six months since my gorgeous Meggymoo became a tripawd. I still remember how ridiculously scared I was for her, and thought everything would change for both Meg and how I care for Meg. But, luckily that hasn’t quite been the case. So […]

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Stitches are out!

October 5th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Adventures, Recovery, Surgery

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!After 14 days, this afternoon Meg took a trip to the vet and got her stitches out! Her wound is looking good and she was given a clean bill of health from the vet* *we still have to go back in a few months to check […]

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Meg knows when we can’t take her straight to the vet!

October 3rd, 2016 · No Comments · Recovery

I swear dogs have a talent of knowing when it is Sunday, which means our regular vet shuts in the early afternoons. For the last two sundays Meg has presented herself with complications that I would love to call the vet about, or better yet, bring her into the clinic and have her looked at […]

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Day 6 & 7 – One week post op!

September 29th, 2016 · 10 Comments · Recovery

I can’t believe it has been over a week since Meg had her surgery!! We’ve had quite a few ups and downs the last few days, but it seems like finally we are on the up again! End of Day 5 After I posted my¬†last update¬†things took a turn. Meg still wasn’t eating, threw up […]

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Post op day 4 & 5 – off come the bandages

September 26th, 2016 · 6 Comments · Diagnosis, MCT, Recovery

Day 4 Day four was again up and down, with its own set of complications and accomplishments. Meggmoo, our gooseberry, was not interested in food at all. Breakfast, nope, lunch nope, dinner, hand fed after pleading!! This made things difficult given the vet said she strictly needs food with her daily rimadyl medication or she’ll […]

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