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Hopping her way towards a (hopefully) cancer free life three legs at a time

Postcards – We’re halfway there!

Filed under: Uncategorized — rica55 at 3:19 pm on Friday, May 31, 2013

We’re just about 6 months away from Jill’s one year ampuversary!  Which means we have just 6 months to go to get all our postcards in to complete Jill’s get well project!  To remind you about the project and where to send your postcards, please go to We are still in need of postcards […]


Filed under: Uncategorized — rica55 at 11:04 am on Thursday, May 23, 2013

Hi Everypawdy!  Jill here!  For those of you who don’t know Tripawd TJ, you SHOULD!  He is an almost three-year OSA survivor and a HERO.  Please click on this link to read more about him and VOTE for him!  He is my PAL!  

Strange Week

Filed under: Uncategorized — rica55 at 4:21 pm on Wednesday, May 22, 2013

I almost titled this post “Rough week”, but really, when I think about it, way worse things could have happened and many people are dealing with worse than Jill and I went through this week.  Yes, I had some panicky moments, but all in all, she is still doing great, it was just rough on […]

Utter Embarrassment.

Filed under: Uncategorized — rica55 at 2:48 pm on Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Jill here.  First, my mom forgot to write me a blog post to celebrate my five month ampuversary.  Next. My brudder’s lack of decency and pride just keeps going down the gutter.   Oh the shame and horror of it all……I’m going back to bed.  

One Month Post Chemo

Filed under: Uncategorized — rica55 at 10:35 pm on Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Jilly had her one month post chemo check-up today.  She is doing so well, better than I could ever have hoped for.  I even love her little face without those whiskers – gives her a little character 😉 We walked into the vet and were met by multitudes of vet techs wanting hugs and comments […]

And then there was one

Filed under: Uncategorized — rica55 at 10:09 pm on Friday, May 3, 2013

Whisker that is! Since Jill began chemo, her whiskers have been falling out and I’ve been finding them all over my apartment.  Since about 2 weeks after round 2, she’s had TWO very strong whiskers holding tight.  All the rest were gone,  but those last two were really hanging in there!  Some are now growing […]