Monthly Archives: July 2010

Russell recovering from surgery

We picked up Russell yesterday from the vet’s office after his major surgery. He pretty much moped around much of the day and continually drank water. He would drink so much water he would throw up. I took Russell to … Continue reading

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Russell’s surgery

Russell made it through major surgery today, but the cancerous tumor remains inside him. The vet says the tumor was on a far-reaching liver node and was inflamed and bloody. Whenever she tried to touch it it would bleed and … Continue reading

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Importance of pet insurance

I started buying pet insurance a few years ago from PetFirst, a company I would highly recommend. I bought it for my two Jack Russells, Dottie and Russell, and spent about $50 a month. When I got married and added … Continue reading

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Russell’s illness

Last Sunday, July 18, I was petting my 10-year-old Jack Russell terrier named Russell when I felt a lump in his neck. Russell has a lot of lumps on his body and the vet has always said they were harmless fatty tissues. … Continue reading

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Why I got a dog

I have had dogs now for more than 10 years. Before 10 years ago, I had never been a dog owner. My brother had a dog for a short time, but I never had my own dog. I never really had a … Continue reading

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