Hershey Dog Suffers Reversal after Thriving Four Months After Being Given Only Day(s) to Live
Apr10

Hershey Dog Suffers Reversal after Thriving Four Months After Being Given Only Day(s) to Live

Celebrate National Pet Day by spoiling your dog with Bark Box After many ‘miracle months’ of good health following those trying days when Hershey’s heart disease was showing itself, Hershey once again experienced difficult breathing and panting Thursday night, April 11. He just couldn’t seem to settle down and we finally rushed his to the emergency vet, where the heart and cancer and laryngal (sp) surgeries had...

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Hershey’s Second Life A Lesson in Caring and Sharing – and Savoring Every Moment Creatively
Sep14

Hershey’s Second Life A Lesson in Caring and Sharing – and Savoring Every Moment Creatively

…as we awaited Hershey’s arrival from the back room so we could say our last, tearful goodbyes, something remarkable happened.  Hershey BOUNDED IN with the energy of a puppy. He was smiling to see us and I began to wonder to myself if this was the same dog who would be put to rest in the next minutes.  But , before that fully registered for me, Mindy put into words the same thoughts I was having…   TURNING THE...

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Minutes from being Euthanized, Hershey Dog Bounces Back – Enjoying Quality Bonus Life A Week later
Sep03

Minutes from being Euthanized, Hershey Dog Bounces Back – Enjoying Quality Bonus Life A Week later

f Labor Day, 2018 ANOTHER DAY:  Raising the Dead  or, at least,  Giving the Terminal (Aren’t We All?) Another Chance – aka Hershey The Comeback Dog       You’d never know by his demeanor, but it’s been a tough year for 13 year old Hershey dog.  He had been diagnosed with a heart murmur which developed into full blown heart disease last year. In February it was anal sac cancer  along with elevated kidney and liver levels. Earlier ...

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Remembering Our ‘Old Soldier’ OJ- from Mean Streets to Happy Home to Never Long Enough

Ukraine Animal Rescue Rationalizing-Maybe Our ‘Old Soldier’ Orange Julius Just Ran Out of Time…. Home Dynamics Now Changing with 3 Remaining Cats **Be sure to scroll all the way down for all the recent updates including RV adventure and fire** Orange Julius in back, ‘big’ Zack in foreground circa 2019 before he lost half his body weight….but that’s another story we’ll get to. Still...

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New Sarcoma Cancer Breakthrough Success Story!

Hopefully, other doggies will benefit from this new cancer breakthrough, too! Good News Breakthru! Guardians of Hershey thought you might be interested in this breakthrough story on sarcoma, though I must say, Hershey was right there, in the end, surviving almost a year despite the 1% sarcoma prognosis… as we remember our last wonderful, unexpected bonus year with our Hershey...

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