TRIPAWDS: Home to 14161 Members and 1266 Blogs.

Tripawds Supporter sites have no ads!

Meg the Tripawd

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

Meg the Tripawd

Entries Tagged as 'Tripod'

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 […]

[


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

October 3rd, 2016 · No Comments · Recovery

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!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 […]

[


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 […]

[


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 […]

[


Post Op Day 3 – Here comes the crash?

September 24th, 2016 · 8 Comments · Adventures, MCT, Recovery

Day three post op has been up and down, but for the most part calm and stress free. Meg slept through the night and woke up around 7:30 wanting to come up on the bed for a snuggle. Drugged her up with some tramadol and let her nest under the doona cover like she used […]

[