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Nipper 3/13/18
Monday, March 19, 2018      2 comments

Nipper (18 yr old cat) left me today due to cancer. She was a feral kitten I caught and she brought me much joy and pleasure during the time she was with me. She is greatly missed... Read more
Wednesday, January 24, 2018      1 comments

Nipper, my oldest cat at seventeen years, has been battling cancer with a tumor on her toe for almost a year. We took her to the vet's at the beginning of November so she could be euthanized but changed our minds because she was so lively and a... Read more
Fuzzy's euthanization
Wednesday, August 16, 2017      2 comments

Fuzzy is a little cat who came to our house four years ago. I'm surprised that the coyotes didn't get her. We took her to the vet and found out she was pregnant (she was about four months old). We had to take her to the emergency vet hospital... Read more
Update on sick kitties
Saturday, July 01, 2017      0 comments

Update I have adopted five feral cats over the year and have come to love them very much during that time. Their antics amuse me and they curl up and purr to let me know they are conteted. But they are getting older now and starting to ha... Read more
sick cats
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      3 comments

Fuzzy, my little cat with diabetes, seems to be doing well.. she gets two insulin injections a day and dosen't fight or resist. In a week I will check her blood sugars every two hours to see how her insulin is doing. About two weeks ago, ... Read more
update on Fuzzy the sick cat
Monday, May 15, 2017      2 comments

Fuzzy went back to the vet's a couple of days ago. They checked her blood levels every 2 hours and they are still too high. The vet uped her insulin to two shots a day. Of course all the medical attention is tremendouslying expensive.. But ... Read more
Fuzzy my little cat
Monday, April 17, 2017      0 comments

About six years ago, a little long haired calico cat started hanging around our house. We decided to keep her. She was about five months old. I dropped her off at the vet's for all her shots and necessities and left to run some errands. When... Read more
dental work
Tuesday, March 14, 2017      4 comments

I finally got all my dental work done yesterday. I'm sure glad cuz I hate to go to the dentist. I had to have three implants and have some cavities filled. I'm gonna try to take better care of my teeth. It can adversely affect your eating a... Read more
New Year's Update
Thursday, February 16, 2017      2 comments

Well, I got through the holidays with a 14 pound gain. I've just lost feelings of motivation. I have two good Spark pals who have stood by me and encouraged me. The medical issues and holidays made it difficult to keep up with SP. I ignored ... Read more
Thanksgiving's over, How do yo stay motivated
Monday, November 28, 2016      3 comments

Thanksgiving's over. Christmas time is the hardest time for me to eat sensible. My husband used to be a rural route mail deliverer. People would leave little tid bits and snacks for him in their mailbox and he'd bring them home to me. It woul... Read more
medical updates
Monday, October 24, 2016      2 comments

I continue on my journey of healing. I finished my last (I think) test before the doctor dencides to do surgery or not. I had another NG tube passed through the nose to my stomach and it was left in place for 24 hours. I'm surprised that I di... Read more
continued medical testing
Thursday, October 06, 2016      5 comments

In July my gastroenterologist had scheduled me for surgery to repair a hiatal hernia and help control the symptoms of GERD (Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease -Acid Reflux). The day before surgery he called me and said he was reviewing my x-rays ... Read more
continued tests before deciding whether to have surgery or not.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016      4 comments

Last month I had x-rays that showed I had a moderate sizes hiatal hernia. Part of my stomach protrudes into my chest through the hole where the esophagus passes down through the diaphram. Anyway I was scheduled for hernia repair surgery and wa... Read more
surgery postphoned
Wednesday, July 06, 2016      2 comments

My surgeon telephoned me this morning. He said he was reviewing information for my hiatial hernia repair surgery that was scheduled for tomorrow morning. He said that it looked more involved than he first thought and that he wanted to get a ga... Read more
upcoming surgery
Wednesday, June 29, 2016      2 comments

The nurse called and the date for my hiatal hernia repair surgery is July 7; in just a week. Friday I go to the hospital to give my history and give blood for tests. I know I have low WBC's caused by taking antidepressants. But I don't thin... Read more

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