13 year old Roo died on Oct 6th 2016, around 1 month from the date she was diagnosed with an osteosarcoma. Roo (short for Roulette) was a champion leader we adopted from the Fairbanks North Star Borough Shelter. She was a beautiful super high energy … Continue readingRIP Beautiful Roo. Nicky Moves Inside.
My heart is broken. 13 year old Roo, my champion leader, was just diagnosed with an osteosarcoma in her back left leg and it has spread to her lungs. Osteosarcomas are bad news. She doesn’t have long to live. The doc gave us prednisone and … Continue readingBroken Heart with Roo News
June 5, 2013 marks a sad day in Stinkypup history; We “put Chester to sleep.” Three months ago, Chester was diagnosed with an osteosarcoma in his front left leg. Our options were euthanize him immediately due to excruciating pain or amputate the leg and try … Continue readingSad Day for the Stinkypups
Chester had his front left leg amputated today, at Aurora Animal Clinic. Last Friday, he was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, aka bone cancer. He had been getting increasingly lame for a couple of weeks, and at first we thought it was a sprain. X-rays showed the … Continue readingChester TriPaw