Monthly Archives: February 2011

3 Weeks

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!Bellona is still doing good.  Yesterday Dr. Carlson administered Bellona’s Carbo (Carboplatin) Chemo.  Bellona hasn’t showed signs of any side effects from the Chemo and that’s great news to us.  In addition to … Continue reading

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Day 20 – Final Pathology results

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!At Bellona’s Chemo appointment today our vet let us know she received the final pathology results from CSU.  Bellona’s Osteosarcoma is of average type.  It’s not the most aggressive growing cancer … Continue reading

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Day 20 – First round of Chemo

Bellona is home from her first round of Chemo.  I think Bellona was excited for the car ride but unhappy it cut into her nap time.  Big B is napping now and awaiting dinner.  We started Bellona on Fish Oil … Continue reading

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Day 19 – Bully Stick Time

Today I made a trip to Dog Daze and got some supplies for the fur-babies. I thought a round of bully sticks would be a nice treat for Bellona and Caesar. Bellona was happy to have a treat although it … Continue reading

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Day 18 – Someone stole my chair

Since Bellona is feeling better she decided to take my chair again.  Here in the near future Big B will climb up and sleep in my husband’s recliner like she used to.  Just wait it will happen in the very near … Continue reading

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Day 18 – Fun in the snow

Sorry, I’m a little behind in posting the fast couple of days.  Here in the NW we still have snow… at least we still do at home.  For the most part it’s melted off in all the other cities between … Continue reading

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Day 16 – Vet visit and update

We went to the vet and Bellona got her stitches out.  W00t!  W00t!  A preliminary pathology report came back from Bellona’s leg.  CSU said yes it’s Osteosarcoma.  We are still waiting for the final report to find out if we caught … Continue reading

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Day 15 – Stitches coming out tomorrow

I forgot to mention Bellona is getting her stitches out tomorrow.  She’s had bad experiences with incision sites opening up after stitches were removed so we got to leave them in a few extra days to be on the safe side.  … Continue reading

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Day 15 – Guess what your daughter did?

I received a call from my husband today and he said, “Guess what your daughter did?”  That’s a horrible way to open a conversation especially since I’m the emotional type.  Of course my mind thinks the wost of things.  Bellona … Continue reading

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Day 14 – Outside and no leash

Tonight we thought Bellona was up to the challenge and let her go outside in our backyard without a leash.  She seemed to be excited to hop around the backyard at her leisure.  Actually it took a while to get … Continue reading

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