Daphne is lying next to me on the couch snoring. I don’t mean the loud honk that some people make. More of a gentle wheeze that lets you know she is running in her sleep, chasing squirrels or tennis balls. Or Sherlock. We’re now 8 weeks out from her surgery. Some days she doesn’t like… Click to keep reading!
Happy New Year! I’m still not sure where 2015 went. A lot of time can be lost sitting on the couch waiting for one injury (or another or your dog’s) to get better, and it feels like another year just slipped by without a whole lot of anything. We didn’t get any big projects… Click to keep reading!
My mom always joked that my dad didn’t believe cars belonged in a garage. He thought the space was extra square footage for projects and tinkering. Our garage has certainly been used that way – to store massive sheets of plywood (sadly not being used as a beer pong table), to cut wood and trim… Click to keep reading!
Daphne had her surgery yesterday and it went very well. The surgeon said it all went according to plan, nothing unexpected happened. Which is exactly what you want. We visited her briefly in the hospital last night and she seemed to be doing OK. Understandably, she didn’t understand why she was there, what had happened,… Click to keep reading!
This morning, Daphne and I went to UPenn’s Ryan Veterinary Hospital for a second oncology consultation. Everyone fell in love with her – from the staff checking us in to the four doctors we spoke with. We got her biopsy results back two weeks ago. Daphne’s diagnosis is a chondrosarcoma tumor. It’s most likely benign,… Click to keep reading!