Toby gave me a pretty good scare this morning. I didn’t think much of it when he woke up and wanted to go outside at 4 a.m. When we got outside he started chomping down on clumps of grass, and seemed to have no interest in doing anything else. Back inside we went. I also… Continue reading Not a Normal 4 a.m. Morning
It was time for Toby’s yearly check-up today. This is usually the one vet visit that doesn’t freak me out, because we’re not going there with any specific problem. Everything was going going until … well, until, the vet walked in. Waiting for Uncle Ira. When he was a puppy going to the vet was… Continue reading Toby’s Yearly Check-Up
Toby ended up not need surgery today! Leaving the vet’s office this morning I was prepared for them to do x-rays, and depending on the results surgery on Toby’s back leg for an anterior cruciate rupture. We were about 98 percent sure the surgery was going to happen – it wasn’t looking good when I… Continue reading No Surgery!
Thank you for everyone’s comments, e-mails and tweets about Toby’s anterior cruciate rupture. All the kind words, and much-appreciated advice means more than you can imagine. Today has been a bit up and down. Sometimes Toby can stand on it, but then can’t walk. He goes through bouts of whining, but I think that’s more… Continue reading Toby Dog’s Leg Injury Update