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Mom visited and I have to get surgery

May 21st 2013 12:19 pm
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Mom came to visit me! I was SO HAPPY to see her! I perked right up and got lots of energy and the internal med vet opened the cage and mom sat down and I leapt onto her lap! We hugged for a bit, then I stood up cause dog, I wanted to go home! Mom told me no, that I had to stay there cause they were gonna have to do surgery on me. I'm just gonna copy and paste her book of faces status cause my paws are tired from trying to get away from mom's smothering, BOL (not really). (Psst, don't tell mom I have her book of faces password!)

Shakey update: internal med vet said his ultrasound showed a lot going on in his abdomen. (Vet called it a hot mess, heh) His gallbladder is sick, no obstructions but its inflamed.. One of his adrenal glands looks diseased, the other is enlarged, possible tumor? His spleen is unhappy too. So they recommend surgery to really see what's going on and how to fix it, like if enlarged gland is from gland or liver, what's up with gallbladder if it needs to be removed etc. they want to do it this afternoon since he's had lots of fluids etc.

Oh yah, while she was here, mom talked to the internal med specialist vet and the surgeon, they're gonna check out my insides and pawsibly remove my gallbladder. I'll make sure she keeps you updated cause I may not be able to type while I'm all doped up post-surgery.

 
 

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Barked by: Cathey U

May 21st 2013 at 7:44 pm

PoP to you Shakey, Dood!

Do you get to keep your gallbladder in a lil jar of gunk? Maybe your Mom could have it bronzed.

Take care!
Barked by: PEEK A BOO (Dogster Member)

May 21st 2013 at 8:39 pm

we are praying for you and looking forward for good news update
God bless you and be by your side
love and hugs from all of us
Barked by: Wendy G

May 21st 2013 at 9:13 pm

Finkin' 'bout yu, Shakey, an' hopin' fur da bestest cuz dere r nuffin werser dan a nod-feewin'-gud Shakey ♥
Barked by: Fizzy (Dogster Member)

May 21st 2013 at 11:24 pm

Let us know how you're doing, Shakey!! POP!!
Barked by: ❅ Whitley ❅ (Dogster Member)

May 22nd 2013 at 5:03 am

Sending you lotsa POTP!
Barked by: Angel Petey- In Loving Memory (Dogster Member)

May 22nd 2013 at 10:14 am

sending POTP for a speedy recovery
Barked by: ☕ Finley ☕ (Dogster Member)

May 22nd 2013 at 3:47 pm

Sending lotsa POTP and keepin' you in my prayers...
Barked by: Milton (Dogster Member)

May 22nd 2013 at 5:22 pm

POTP for you Shakey! Praying they find the problem and fix you good as new!!! Mom our thoughts are with you too, we know how much your babies mean to you. ♥
Barked by: Little Women (Dogster Member)

May 23rd 2013 at 2:12 pm

this is pretty serious stuff and we are sending our best POP to you and your fambly. xoxo
Barked by: ☕ Finley ☕ (Dogster Member)

May 25th 2013 at 3:20 am

So sorry to hear you went to the Rainbow Bridge, Shakey... we're sending you and your Momma and Lacey tons of hugs and love......


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