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The food monster…

January 28, 2016

Gizmo’s appetite appears to be getting better each day after the “chemo slump.” In fact, he’s starting to demand that he gets fed promptly each morning. This video shows what I now go through each day.  

For Sally…

January 27, 2016

For those who’ve been a part of this community for any period of time will notice posts from a wonderful ANGEL named Sally (and let’s not forget Alumni Happy Hannah and Merry Myrtle and Frankie too!).  This woman has been an absolute god send and always has an encouraging message to share.  She’s been through […]

Snow day!

January 23, 2016

Gizmo & the crew were enjoying some time in the snow. If you’re in the path of the snow storm, be safe & hope your Tripawd is having fun (indoors or outdoors)!  

No more chemo…

January 19, 2016

I spoke to our oncologist today and the verdict is in: Gizmo cannot take any more treatments of Carboplatin.  The effects on his liver function would be detrimental.  Another drug was offered (Doxorubicin) but the side effects and risks are much greater and there are serious, irreversible complications that could impact his heart muscle.  So that […]

Good and bad news…

January 18, 2016

Gizmo went back to the vet this morning to have a CBC done.  The good news is that WBC and platelets are back up and within normal range again.  The bad news is that his kidney functions are elevated.  After ruling out dehydration and Urinary Tract infection, it seems likely that Gizmo falls into that […]