Portuguese Dogs

Sparky returned from his biopsy last night a little sleepy but other wise OK. This is him this morning. We shan’t know the results from that until the end of the month. If indeed it is bone cancer,that the vets strongly suspect, it means amputation of his back leg. Our poor little boy, we just cannot…

This is our poor boy Sparky, his leg was amputated on 17th April. Since then he has not improved at all,in fact he has been getting worse. The leg was a mess. Mino took him to an emergency vet on Sunday, who gave him a pain killing injection, this morning we took him  back to our…

Our poor little Sparky has a broken ankle, all this time we (vets included) thought it was his knee. He has had two previous operations on his knee, this is the reason we all thought the same. But it turns out our boy has broken his ankle. He is now in plaster,and it has to be on…

Here are the photos from Sparky’s biopsy. Poor little boy. It breaks my heart that he has to go through all this,but there is no option, he has to have it. We still do not know the results. Of course when I do,I will let you all know.

Yesterday we had Sparky’s biopsy results. It was as we had expected. He has bone cancer, which means he has to have his leg amputated. We are gutted for him. Our little boy to get something like this is just uncomprehensible!  Sparky was our 2nd rescue dog. When we lived in Portugal, we used to…

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