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

Meg the Tripawd

Entries Tagged as 'Diagnosis'

“Have you noticed this lump on her mammary gland?” Here we go again?

June 19th, 2018 · 5 Comments · Cancer, Diagnosis, Heart murmur, MCT, Vet visits

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!So yesterday Meg went in for another heart check up and to have x-rays on her heart and chest to see if she needs to start medications for her heart murmur, at a different vet than the pushy one who made us feel super uneasy about […]

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A year since discovering Tripawds!

August 24th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Ampuversary, Diagnosis, Recovery

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!A few days ago I opened my “you have memories on this day” notification on facebook, and I was shocked to see a post about Meg’s biopsy from one year ago. I was aware her ampuversary was next month, but it didn’t really occur to me […]

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Cancer paranoia lingers

June 29th, 2017 · 7 Comments · Uncategorized

You know that paranoid feeling you get whenever your tripawd has anything wrong with it – the sinking “oh god the cancers back/spread/worse” feeling? Well, turns out that feeling extends to other dogs! Last night Tim & I got home after work, came in to find waggly bums of excitement. Straight away I noticed Dotti, […]

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The truth about tripawds

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

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 here is a little list of facts about having […]

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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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