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Bender the English Bulldog

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Bender the English Bulldog

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Bender Enjoying Life – 9 Months Post Amputation

June 6th, 2018 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!Here we are, nearly nine months post amputation and Bender is loving life. I am really happy that he made it to the summer and gets to enjoy the nice weather and running around in the yard. The other day, we took him to the beach […]

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5 Months Post Amputation – Enjoying the Snow

February 12th, 2018 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!Bender has come a long way since September 🙂 We haven’t seen any signs of lingering neuropathic pain and he is getting around great on three legs- even with 30-40 cm of snow on the ground. As Bender has bad arthritis and grade 2 knee luxation, […]

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Play Time

October 23rd, 2017 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

Quick update: As Bender’s strength returns, so does his desire to play. Bender isn’t the typical bulldog that sleeps all day- he is very active and can’t get enough playtime. I managed to snap a few pictures of him having fun. I am so happy to see the sparkle in his eyes again.  He is […]

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Bigger, Faster, Stronger

October 18th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Uncategorized

Hi everyone, It has been a long hard road but I am overjoyed to report that Bender is doing really well. The pain has subsided and he has been comfortable for the last two weeks. He is currently taking one tablet of Amitriptyline and 3 tablets of Pregabalin per day.  We plan to slowly titrate […]

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Coming Home

September 25th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Uncategorized

Good news everyone. Bender is coming home today after a long stay in the animal hospital. As mentioned in my previous post, Bender experienced uncontrolled nerve pain pre/post amputation. This pain was not managed with oral medications or hydromorphone injections (injection would last two hours and should last 6 ). As a last ditch effort […]

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