sunset at Flaming Gorge, Great Dane, K'Ehleyr

This time last year

I was recently reminded, by Facebook memories, that at this time last year we had made the incredibly hard decision to remove K'Ehleyr's leg to relieve her of the pain caused by osteosarcoma.  We all had a lot to learn and adjust to but she was amazing, she was standing within 12 hours after surgery … Continue reading This time last year

Great Dane Portrait taken with the Tetons

Tearful farewells and new beginnings

Turns out I was terrible at documenting ours and K'Ehleyr's life as a tripawd.  Truthfully she handled it pretty well.  She learned to negotiate the stairs, down was never her favorite but going up she had to be reminded to slow down.  She learned to dig again and to out maneuver and almost out run … Continue reading Tearful farewells and new beginnings

The first week

We are heading into our second week as I post this.  Here is a recap of what the first day and week were like for us and K'Ehleyr.  This post contains affiliate links for your convenience to some of the products we found helpful post surgery. Before K'Ehleyr's surgery a new x-ray of her lungs … Continue reading The first week

First day of our new adventure

Today we start a new dog adventure. It is not an other national park, new place to explore or activity to experience. It is learning to adapt to the life of and with a tripawd, a new term I have learned for what 3-legged dogs are called. K'Ehleyr has osteosarcoma and while she is mature … Continue reading First day of our new adventure