Richard

  • Richard posted a new activity comment 3 days, 16 hours ago

    Yes it does, the first few days I too felt so much uncertainty. I started keeping a notebook to look for signs that he was improving and marking out of 10. After a few days he was getting more sure and confident on walks. I had one or two regular walks, only short distances and he started to appear as if he was enjoying life. I then noticed that…[Read more]

  • Richard posted an update 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Picked up my gorgeous 5 year old Yellow Lab, Boris, from the vets today after he had his second eye removed due to severe Glaucoma. We all tried so hard to keep the pressure under control but it kept spiking.
    I am still hurting as I write this. He is snoring on the sofa next to me, without a care. In time I will add more and this is day 1.

    • It’s a tough road when your dog gets glaucoma. I know the feeling exactly.

    • Oh my gosh, I am so sorry for all Boris and you have been going through. My chocolate lab George who I adopted a year ago is completely blind, and just found out he is prob headed for the same surgery soon-with increasing pressures in his left eye, 65 at visit with vet on Saturday. Trying to get in with eye specialist as soon as possible, anything…[Read more]

      • We just had double eye removal surgery and the guilt is killing me. Does it ever get better. My heart breaks every time I look at her. I hope we did the right thing.

        • Yes it does, the first few days I too felt so much uncertainty. I started keeping a notebook to look for signs that he was improving and marking out of 10. After a few days he was getting more sure and confident on walks. I had one or two regular walks, only short distances and he started to appear as if he was enjoying life. I then noticed that…[Read more]

  • Richard became a registered member 2 weeks, 2 days ago