Nobody should take this posting as medical advice or statistically significant research. It is simply a summary of our own experiences, as chronicled here on the Stinky Blog. In mid-March 2019, it’s unclear what to do about Dru. She needs approximately 15 teeth removed, which … Continue readingSurgery track record
Scully has been sick for awhile. She had her spleen removed, has been on steroids, and has muscle atrophy. But she was in high spirits and still likes to go walking. We were away in Denali for a couple of nights, and upon return found … Continue readingDeath of Scully
Bo was the first dog we ever “put down.” It was in Roxboro, NC. It was Dec. 21 and I was so sad and crying that I even got the vet, Dr. Berryhill to cry. The background music was “Silent Night” and right after he … Continue readingSilent Night, Holy Night
In Nov. 2004, our first and most wonderful dog, Nonny Newby, suddenly got sick. Two days later he died of acute IMHA (Immune-Mediated Hemolymic Anemia). It was a very traumatic experience for all of the StinkyPups. Nonny was the kindest alpha dog you’ve ever met. … Continue readingScully Returns from the Dead!