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Tripawd Cat – Life After amputation (Soft Tissue Sarcoma)

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Purrkins Working for his Treats.

February 13th, 2017 · 5 Comments · Post Amputation

Purrkins has been a tripawd for 7 months. Wow, where does the time go??? We started our diets in November for both Purrkins and brother Saxton. We calculated the calories and write everything they eat down. Including treats! I have a notebook out and just keep everything tallied. We had to keep making adjustments to […]

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Purrkins 6 month CANCER FREE Ampuversary !

January 11th, 2017 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

Purrkins and his humans are celebrating his six month Cancer Free Ampuversary🎉 I have another long update and apologize for the book in advance. When Purrkins got his stitches taken out at MSU they told us they would like for Purrkins to be rechecked in 6 months, we could do that with our Traditional Vet […]

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Purrkins 4 months update

November 16th, 2016 · 5 Comments · Post Amputation

Purrkins is in his four months of being a Tripawd kitty now; I meant to update on his 3rd and started this in his 3rd month. 🙄 There never seems to be enough hours in the day. Time has just flown by. We are grateful every day, we had a choice and were able to […]

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Purrkins 2 Months Ampuversary

September 21st, 2016 · 2 Comments · Post Amputation

Todays is Purrkins 2 month ampuversary. He is doing great! He had his 3rd Acupressure treatment the end of last month. Dr. Matt said he is doing so well he didn’t need to see him back for a month! 🎉 Purrkins is playing in his new ripple rug.  They both love it! Purrkins tired out […]

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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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