Hunting dogs come in all shapes and sizes but few, if any come on three legs. Five years ago, Tripawd Vizsla Bart changed all that when he began his AKC field trial career. Now at age 8, this osteosarcoma miracle dog has garnered numerous hunting dog awards and titles, turning the sport on his head every time he made an appearance as he showed spectators and judges what three legged dogs can really do.…Continue
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Tripawds has been a worldwide community of animal amputees since 2006, and cats have always been welcome to join us, however it was only within the last couple of months that feline Tripawds and their humans are hopping on board at Tripawds.com. We are so glad they're here now!…Continue
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The months following Blog Paws 2012 have flown by, and as the Tripawds Community prepares for our very first keynote presentation at a canine cancer conference, we want to thank the Blog Paws crew and especially Lena West for helping us get this far.…Continue
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Last week we were thrilled to welcome Dr. Marty Becker to our Tripawd Talk Radio show. He's such a great guy, and very entertaining too! I think all pet pawrents will enjoy this 30 minute podcast, where we discuss topics like:
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Do you know the difference between a high quality vet practice and a bad one that puts your pet's well-being at risk? On Sunday May 20 at 6pm Eastern, we'll learn this and more when Dr. Nancy Kay visits Tripawd Talk Radio!
Dr. Kay is a practicing veterinarian and acclaimed author of ”…Continue
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Are you bringing your dog to Blog Paws 2012?
Tripawds Spokespup Wyatt Ray will be coming along with us, and he promises to be on his best behavior.
Although he's had some training challenges in the past, he's proved that he can handle himself at a major event with lots of distractions. It's been a long road…Continue
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Who knew that the consolidation of American media outlets would result in even better opportunities for little blogs like ours?
Recently our Tripawds Community had a fun party in Mill Valley California, near San Francisco. The group meets fairly regularly but with…Continue
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What an honor to be selected this week as a top 10 finalist in the BlogPaws PetSmart Build a Business Blog contest!Continue
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For pet pawrents living with terminal cancer in their beloved animal, time takes on a whole new meaning and becomes more precious than ever.
If your dog has been diagnosed with bone cancer, your vet will suggest a radiograph to check and see if the cancer has spread to his lungs (also known as metastasis). While x-rays are standard protocol before making the choice to pursue palliative care with amputation surgery, a CT scan may be a better choice if you have the financial means.Continue
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Tripawds make the best therapy dogs. Tripawds founder Spirit Jerry was a certified therapy dog in Eureka, California.
Many Tripawds members are also bringing joy and love in hospital and educational settings, like…Continue
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If you and your dog are on a cancer journey with a poor prognosis, you should know about "The Penny Jar" method. This easy routine can help you measure your dog's quality of life as the cancer progresses.
Tripawds member Spirit Bo kindly shared how they used the Penny Jar method to help gauge Bo's quality of life during his last few weeks of battling osteosarcoma. We hope it helps you.…Continue
For the second time in less than a year, one of our Tripawds members has reported contracting MRSA, a life-threatening staph bacteria that Morris Animal Foundation says "has built up immunity to the antibiotics doctors…Continue
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