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Liza's A New Girl Now

My New Journey with my sweet little princess

Liza's A New Girl Now

Weekly update

March 10th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Uncategorized

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So it’s been a crazy week, so there’s a delay in my updates..

We’ve eliminated a lot of her pain meds (except her gaba) and it’s made quite a difference in her energy level! She took her first walk on Wednesday – down the street 2 whole houses and back! A little rest break in the grass at the halfway point, but she navigated very well!

She is back to her normally wiggly butt, great everyone self! She even got to enjoy a car ride (her favorite activity), and had lots of friends stop over and share love and lots of kisses! We’re so excited with her progress – and are looking forward to her getting stronger and stronger!

Liza continues to want to only be handfed – so that’s going to be interesting to get her out of – but whatever makes her happiest and gets her to eat I’m ok with!

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March 5th, 2017 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

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So Liza has developed a significant seroma on her amputated leg side. We are continuing to monitor its progress with the help of the OSU Vet staff. She hasn’t been eating her normal amount since returning home, and preferred to be hand fed. Last night she slept all the way until 4:30am! I know, not so great, but she was up almost the entire night the prior evening and a little restless – so I’ll take it. Besides, she was used to getting up at 430-500, going potty, and going back to bed so I’m looking at it as progress. She also hopped over to her breakfast bowl this morning – she didn’t eat everything, but the effort was there!

Our washing machine is getting a workout due to the medicine side effects – it seems like whenever she moves, she loosely poops. Can’t wait for next months water and electric bill! She seems to be adapting to her three legged situation, and keeping her calm and un-moving has been a bit of a challenge today. 


Liza’s home and relaxing

March 4th, 2017 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized

So this is Liza’s first full day home from the Ohio State Veterinary hospital. She overall had a pretty good day. She is a bit tired (or zonked out from the medication) now, but enjoyed her trip out into the snow – not so much to play, but to eat!

Dad, when can we go?

Sleeping on her sofa..


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March 4th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

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