Rescue dog scheduled for serious surgery

Discussion in 'The Watercooler' started by SomewhereOutThere, Aug 8, 2018.

  1. ForeverSpring

    ForeverSpring Well-Known Member

    And it will be at the University of Wisconsin Madison Vet Hospital. He has an 87 percent chance of doing well, or at least those are the success odds overall. They are likely better at a high level teaching vet hospital like this one. A vet neurologist is doing the surgery. Not having surgery could kill him

    I know only animal people can understand this, but I love this doggie as much as people I love. I am a very nervous Mom right now.

    Jackson has problems with two of the bones in his neck. When finished, he will have pins etc. inside of him. But (crossing fingers) if he makes it, he will be a healthy dog.

    Our animals are a huge part of our lives. We love them dearly and want to travel with them. In fact, to us traveling without them sounds boring. Hub is a huge animal lover too.

    Just an update. Thanks for reading. Send prayers please. Surgery should be Aug. 16th
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  2. RN0441

    RN0441 100% better than I was but not at 100% yet

    Prayers and hope your pup fares well!
  3. Copabanana

    Copabanana Well-Known Member

    Sending prayers.

    There is no choice here. Just going forward. What a blessing for Jackson. And for you. He must feel he is in heaven. How is he getting along with the other two?
  4. Lil

    Lil Well-Known Member

    Best of luck to little Jackson. I say again, what a lucky dog to have found you. :)
  5. ForeverSpring

    ForeverSpring Well-Known Member

    Thank you both.

    Cops he is fine eith the other two dogs. Doesnt really play with them but they get along .

    Jackson likes to be around his humans. He is such a sweet doggy.
  6. Confused

    Confused Active Member

    Aww, your furbaby too. Poor pup.