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Sampson the Rottweiler

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Sampson the Rottweiler

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Of losing a faithful friend

August 24th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!Of losing a faithful friend If it should be that I grow weak, And pain should keep me from my sleep Then you must do what must be done, For this last battle cannot be won You will be sad, I understand; Don’t let your grief […]

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Sampson earns his wings

August 24th, 2010 · 12 Comments · Uncategorized

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support! Sampson enjoying the great outdoors on Tuesday Sir Sampson Bearington-Vaughn   January 12, 1999 to August 18, 2010 We helped Sampson earn his wings this past Wednesday, August 18, 2010. One day earlier he was enjoying life as much as possible, rolling on the grass, […]

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Not great news

August 16th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Uncategorized

Well, I am sorry to report that even though his alkaline phosphatase is normal and his lymph node was clear when it was removed in May during the amputation, Sampson’s cancer has spread to his other front limb. We are waiting to receive confirmation from a radiologist, but I think the writing is on the […]

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reaction to chemotherapy

August 13th, 2010 · 11 Comments · Uncategorized

Well-we haven’t written in a while because we are having a ruff time.   As a reminder Sampson had his surgery on 5/5/2010, he started chemo on June 11th.    After his 3rd treatment of carboplatnin, he lost his appetite.  He never full regained it. He became really finicky.  Two weeks ago he had a treatment of adriamycin […]

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the queasies

July 12th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Well-I had my 3rd round of carboplatin and boy did I get queasy. I haven’t tossed my biscuits, but I completely lost my appetite for a few days. This was very upsetting to my pawparents. Mom over-reacted and I spent the day at my vet getting fluids. The heat didn’t help either. It took me […]

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Spam

July 12th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

What has happened. I am getting spammed like crazy this week on my blog. is there anyway to stop this?

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Update on Sampson

June 23rd, 2010 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized

All-Sampson has been walking much better. We are no longer concerned that he has cancer in his other leg. He is also getting up and down the stairs in our house all by himself.  We put on  his ruff-wear harness for support if needed.   His  chemo is going well.  His appetite is good (not great).   He […]

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Sampson the Rottie 7 weeks post surgery

June 23rd, 2010 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Sampson has been doing great. We haven’t written because we have been enjoying the summer. It is hard to beleive it is 7 weeks post surgery and he is doing so well. Seeing is believing. It is good to know we made the right decision

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Hopping rottie

May 22nd, 2010 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

Thanks all for your comments, it is so wonderful, helpful and comforting to read all of your experiences.  Our dog has seems to be hopping on his two back legs.  I am hoping he is just getting used to walking and maybe he is a little tired on the remaining front. Our vet scared the […]

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Sampson’s 1st day of Chemo

May 20th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized

It has been two weeks since Sampson’s surgery and he has been doing great. His appetite is almost back to normal. He is getting around much better, walking up the stairs and playing ball. Today, Sampson had his consultation with his oncologist and his first day of chemotherapy. I was thrown for a loop when […]

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