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    Moving forward

    Thank you everyone for the advice But I am afraid we can not stop the “fixing” it is something they do before rehoming any of the dogs, they can’t leave until they are done, which now has me worried he will not settle with my mother
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    Moving forward

    as many of you know Monday was a difficult day for our family saying goodbye to a very special boy my mother is grieving and slowly taking it step by step we have found her a whippet to be her new company (when she is ready! there is no rush or pressure if she isn't ready til Christmas that is...
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    The time has come

    His gone, he was very peaceful he lay down in the vets office and just let it happen, it’s us who are hurting now, please everyone hug there did babies tighter today for me x
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    The time has come

    Yes it was his favourite place to be, between the sea and the waterfall it’s providing very difficult to say goodbye this time, we have had our due family members leave us before but they where old and grey, I’m not saying I miss them less or it hurt less but I feel he has been cheated of many...
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    The time has come

    I posted back In April the family German Shepard was diagnosed with bone cancer and had 2 months left to live sadly he isn’t going to make 2 months He is slowly getting worse, this morning my mother called to say he has deteriorated to the point she brought him breakfast in bed, I phoned the...
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    Tack shop

    So I live on the Isle of Man as many of you know our boarders have been closed for some time now with covid to help keep the island safe, but with restrictions living the boarders are due to open later in the summer our friends are getting married in Scarborough in September so we will travel...
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    being ready to say goodbye

    I havnt been on for sometime now , you know how it is life just gets in the way. yesterday we where given the news my mothers German Shepard has bone cancer, and he is not suitable for removal of the limb vets have said he has possibly 2 months to live its been a hard thing to take considering...
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    help finding what i need

    Oh bummer! they just fit my gelding so well i did try good old e of the bay but nothing :( may be out of luck then
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    help finding what i need

    can nay one help me find what i need? brought chance a lovely rug of Kramer before Christmas its a great rug and i like the way it fits him at the time I didn't have the money to buy the neck also now i have a few spare pennies i went to buy it only to find they only have Medium left , he...
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    Check ligament

    Thank you everyone it’s good to know they can come out the other side now if only I can find a way to keep him busy in his stable, he keeps steeling the physios bobble hat, my zip toggles and even swinging the lead rope about any one got any advice on that?!
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    Check ligament

    So Chance didn’t look right on Monday night when I took him in to the arena to lunge, had a quick look but couldn’t see any thing or feel it, farrier was coming Tuesday to shoe another horse on the yard, asked if he could take a little look at Chance in case we have an abscess (it’s rain a lot...
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    abscess dressing

    I shouldn’t laugh but this made me Giggle
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    abscess dressing

    It stayed on!! Clearly bandaging all legs has confused him enough to not remove any!! Ha ha
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    abscess dressing

    Here tonight’s attempt, wish me luck!!
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    abscess dressing

    yes feed bag was tired, and even nappies I am not sure how long he leaves it on for last night it was put on at 10 pm and removed by 7am this morning! my husband has offered me his socks to pull up over it but I don’t know if that’s a safe option
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