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Apr 06
"Ghilly, old friend, that was a beautiful post. :-)"
Dec 25, 2013
"My husband said getting off sub was worse than getting off a huge heroin addiction. Since I got to witness the withdrawals for over a month, I'm sure he was telling the truth. The misery went on forever. What finally got him through..."
Dec 24, 2013
"Oh Jane. I have tears running down my face reading this thread. I know it doesn't help, but I do know how you feel. Be very proud of yourself that you accompanied your Tasha on her journey to the rainbow bridge. Not everyone can stan..."
Dec 24, 2013
"Honey, you didn't hurt him. I lost my dog to cancer in February and it was the same thing. Hemangiosarcoma caused her spleen to rupture and she bled to death. We found her early in the morning. She hid her symptoms because her instin..."
Dec 24, 2013
"Forgot to add, until you can get him to help and meds, make sure he's in a secure area where he can't stumble into something and hurt himself. Without meds, there really isn't anything else you can do. When it stops, he's going to be co..."
Dec 24, 2013
"He's seizing again. Do you have an emergency vet you can contact? If you call your regular vet, there should be an outgoing recording instructing you what to do in an emergency, and this qualifies. Please let us know what happens!"
Dec 24, 2013
"I lost one of our dogs on February 4th to undetected cancer - hemangiosarcoma. She'd just been kind of "off" so we had her to the vet twice in as many weeks before she died. Nothing showed up on her labs, and the vet tested her thoroug..."
Dec 24, 2013
"I agree with Misfits. In a young puppy, this is far from normal and even dehydration can prove fatal. Err on the safe side and try to find an emergency vet. Hope to hear back from you with some good news!"
Dec 12, 2013
"Honey, it's time for you to start living life for yourself. The addicts we love are masters at manipulation and emotional blackmail, and your husband has that routine down pat. "If I don't have my family there's no reason to get clean...."
Dec 12, 2013
"Neither one of you is ready for a commitment like marriage. BOTH of you are sick and putting down the drugs is only the first step to recovery. Aftercare with something like AA, NA or private treatment is a necessity to make sure you s..."