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Entries from August 24th, 2016

One Month Post Amp.

August 24th, 2016 · 6 Comments · Post Amputation

Today is our one-month ampuversary. Hard to imagine it has been a month already! We couldn’t be happier to post Purrkins is doing fantastic! There isn’t anything he can’t do on his 3 legs. He is acting like a kitten again! That shows us how much that leg was bothering him. Purrkins had his 2nd Acupuncture […]

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Tripawds Rule!

August 16th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

A Special Thank you to All of Tripawds! You guys and gals are all very special people! Angels that all gather in one place, as I see it! We are so thankful for all the help and information not to mention the support! You all made a huge difference in this! As all tripawd parents know […]

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Purrkins going up and down log stairs.

August 15th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

We have 3 sets of stairs for Purrkins. All of which are different heights. Just wanted to share these. They are lightweight very easy to move, I put rubber shelf liner under the steps, and they don’t move at all. Purrkins uses all of his stairs! We ordered one more set, and hopefully, we can cover […]

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Back up on the kitchen cupboards.

August 13th, 2016 · No Comments · Post Amputation

Wanted to share Purrkins is back to getting around to all of his favorite places.  Much to our disbelief, he scared us to death! Here he is back on top of the kitchen cupboards. With no help no steps! He has to jump to the countertops, up on top of the fridge, and then up […]

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2 Weeks today! Purrkins is back

August 11th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

It has been two weeks today since Purrkins arm was amputated. Unreal it has been two weeks already. Yesterday after his acupuncture treatment Purrkins played with his yeowww fish! He rolled and rolled he figured out how to hold the toy with his one arm. Purrkins went back today to MSU to get his stitches […]

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Acupuncture appointment

August 9th, 2016 · No Comments · Post Amputation

Purrkins went for his acupuncture appointment today. He was not happy with the needle acupuncture he squirmed all around. I took a bag full of bonito flakes thinking that would help. Nope, not today. Dr. Matt said this isn’t helping him and decided to try the laser acupuncture. Purrkins didn’t mind that in fact, he […]

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Getting stronger by the hour!

August 7th, 2016 · 4 Comments · Post Amputation

Purrkins is back in his window seat and is thrilled. We are so happy he is doing great! Each day is better than before, and each day he wants to do more. We just set up his window seat and the stairs on Saturday. We thought it was time for him to start doing more […]

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Purrkins going down the steps

August 7th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

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Purrkins going up his steps to his window seat

August 7th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

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Purrkins doing his rehab

August 7th, 2016 · No Comments · Post Amputation

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