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AKA Luce. Eeevil Red Dog. Old lady. Heart dog.
Orion Never Seen Blue RA RL1 CL1-R CL1-F FMX
AKA Steve. Lifesaver. Flyball ninja. Mud magnet. Official Hiking Buddy. Rock.
Orion Go For Launch
FDCh-G AKA Bean. Mission Specialist. Herdy dog. Yappy McSnappy.
Hambone. Squirrel dog. Flyball hopeful.
Gone but never forgotten:
Siren's Shiitake Happens AKA Mushroom. AKA ShroomD. The fungus among us. Grandma-lover. Bed-hogger. Official Zombie Protection Dog.
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Tag Archives: health
Air is black. Lungs are supposed to be full of air. Mushroom’s lungs are full of badness and tumors. The little white circles you can see? Tumors. My heart is breaking. He’s been coughing for a little while. We were … Continue reading
Mushroom had his mast cell tumor taken off today, and despite my anxiety, everything went well. He got his iv catheter placed and his fluids running right away. Real men wear pink vetwrap, don’t you know? He was the second … Continue reading
Mushroom has had a small but unhappy-looking lump on the back of his left front leg for a number of weeks now. Initially I thought it was a small abscess because he and Luce had tangled recently (a case of … Continue reading
I wrote this out for a friend of mine a few days ago, and I figured I’d share it here as well in case anybody is looking for strengthening ideas for their sport dogs. All of the usual disclaimers apply. … Continue reading
Dr. F was dismayed to see us yesterday. Her first question was if we overdid it in his agility comeback. Nope. I told her what happened with the offleash, muzzled aggressive dog who jumped him while hiking and then she … Continue reading
Oh, actually. I’m going to add some words to this. I wrote a post about “Killer dog flu” over on Team Unruly that you should go read. I tried to be as informative and non-dramatic as possible about it.
My dear Steven is still, sadly, on crate rest. I’m keeping him entertained as best as I can, but it still isn’t that much fun for any of us. He was back to his rehab vet last Wednesday, and we … Continue reading
I admit it, I kind of feel a little bit like a jerk that my blog that I created to be about the plight of pit bulls has turned into a training diary for my Border Collies. On one hand, … Continue reading
Steve went back to his rehab vet this week. Have I mentioned how much he loves her? Have I mentioned how much I adore her? I have become a total veterinary snob. I was nervous going to this appointment because … Continue reading