Prayers for Oreo

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by kodiakchicken, Sep 30, 2008.

  1. kodiakchicken

    kodiakchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, our new little Boston Terrier pup, Oreo, who is 9 weeks old today, was diagnosed with a mast cell tumor (big, larger than a marble) on her back leg. She's going in for surgery today and I'm praying everything goes okay and this is a one time thing. They'll be running blood tests as well to make sure the cancer hasn't spread. I'd sure appreciate your prayers for her. She was a pound puppy and we knew she had an issue when we took her, but now I'm really afraid. She's so tiny, only 2 pounds, and seems so fragile!

    Here's a couple photos.

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  2. chickbea

    chickbea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2007
    Vermont
    What a little cutie! I'm sending all my best wishes.
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  3. herechickchick

    herechickchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    I hope all goes well. Good Luck.
     
  4. Equest94

    Equest94 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aww! She's just too adorable!

    Best wishes with her surgery and with her recovery.
     
  5. chickensandmore

    chickensandmore Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Poopcee and I wish her the best with her surgery..
     
  6. kodiakchicken

    kodiakchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks, everyone! I just heard from the vet and her surgery went well and she's recovering fine. I get to pick her up on my way home from work tonight. Now comes the struggle of keeping

    We won't know for another week how the blood work comes out and whether the vet got completely clean margins around the tumor, but knowing she got through the surgery okay sure makes me feel better!

    And, to top it off, the animal shelter we got her from is going to put $200.00 toward the cost of her surgery since we were willing to adopt her knowing there might be issues. What a blessing!
     
  7. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    Awwww she sure is a sweety. So glad to hear her surgery went well. Sending Prayers for a quick recovery and that she is cancer free. God Bless You for adopting her. Best Wishes.[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  8. MagsC

    MagsC Queen Of Clueless

    Jul 27, 2008
    Minnesota
    Good luck and prayers for your pup.[​IMG]
     

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