Thursday, September 2, 2010

Pupdate on Buddy

Hi Everyone,
Ginger here. All of us here want to say ‘Heaps of Thanks’ for all your zen thoughts and love. We will definitely get to thanking each of you personally as soon as Mummy can find a little more time to help us go visit your blogs.
Buddy is feeling much better. For all intents and purposes, his limp is gone.
By that I mean it is non-discernable at first glance but you can appreciate some unsteadiness if you observe his activities very intently. Daddy says Mummy and I are imagining it though!
b(He is looking good, you must admit. This picture is from a few minutes earlier)
I think his paw is still a little tender. He winched and sat down when I jumped on him today. Usually he just jumps up a foot into the air and then at me during all our games!

His fever is gone but he has developed a little tummy upset, most likely due to the anti-inflammatory medicines he has been taking. He vomited twice. However, he still seems eager to have his meals which Mummy says is a good symptom. Of course, he has become very choosy and fussy!

Mummy has stopped all his medicines. He seems on the mend, so she says it will be good to let him recover on his own. He is getting his favourite foods and some enzyme to help with the digestion.

Daddy has a touch of the Flu and I am a little worried Buddy has it too. I mean he IS sleeping a lot and is just 70% Buddy. Thankfully there hasn’t been any inkling of tremors or seizure - like symptoms again.

I am trying to be much more perky and active than usual which somehow seems to amuse Mummy and Daddy. But I am just trying to cheer Buddy and Daddy up. After all, it isn’t much fun when both your Daddy and Brother are feeling unwell.
And I am hopeful Mummy will get the idea and let us play our ‘chase each other’ game if I just keep chasing myself all over the house. It doesn’t seem to be working though. She is only letting us play bitey-face sitting down which isn’t any fun at all.
But I am trying hard to get the idea across.
I wish he would hurry up and be 100% Buddy again.

Wags,

20 comments:

blue's coloured thursdays said...

oh no we had no idea buddys been pawley we hope he is feeling better soon, its hard not to worry - loves and licks to you all

Remington said...

I hope all is better VERY soon!

Maggie Mae said...

Ginger,

Mom and me is so happy to hears dat Buddy is betters. I will still send him puppy prayers for a little longer...'kay?

WOofs and Licks,
Maggie Mae

the booker man said...

miss gingin,
me and asa and mama were totally just thinkin' about buddy and wonderin' how he was doing, so we were very happy to see your pupdate! we are way glad that buddy is feeling some betterment. i know he will be back to 100% very soon like. it's hard to be patient...i know how you feel cuz i had to be super gentle with asa back when she had her surgery in may. we couldn't play wrestle mania or bitey face for 3 weeks!!!
maybe you and buddy could play checkers or somethingie gentle like that instead? teehee.
lots 'n lots of huggles to buddy (and of course you and your mama and daddy)!
*woof*
the booker man

♥♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥♥ said...

So good to hear that Buddy is somewhat better but it will be great when he is 100%. Till then, sweet Ginger, take it easy on him and let him rest. We hope Dad is better soon too and doesn't share it with Mom.

Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

Khyra And Sometimes Her Mom said...

We are glad to see Buddy is improving but we will be gladdest when we see woo've dekhlared him 100%!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra

scotsmad said...

Ginger, you sure are working hard to keep everyone happy. Hope it works soon and you can get back to playing games.

XXXOOO Daisy, Kendra & Bella

♥I am Holly♥ said...

We are very glad that Buddy is much better and hope him and your dad are both feeling great very soon! Lots of love, Debbie and Holly

Maggie and Mitch said...

We are so happy to hear that Buddy is doing better! More AireZen is coming your way, Buddy! We want you 100%!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

Teddy Bear said...

We're so glad Buddy is feeling better. We hope you keep getting better and better.:) We also hope your Daddy gets better too. It's no fun being sick.

Love,
Teddy Bear

Bocci said...

Thanks for updating us-so glad to hear Buddy is on the mend!

Your buddy (too),

Bocci

houndstooth said...

I hope Buddy's back to his old self soon! Your dad, too!

Bunny

Mr. Pip said...

I am so happy to hear that Buddy is feeling better! I hope your daddy feels better soon, too! We will keep you all in our thoughts and keep us posted.

Your pal, Pip

~Kim at Golden Pines~ said...

I'm just catching up on your blog and am sorry to hear that not everyone in your direction is feeling well--We'll be sending positive thoughts and healing energy in your direction that D"addy and Buddy" feel better very very soon!!

BJ Roan said...

I hope Buddy is better soon!

Lola said...

We are so glad to hear that he's on the mend. I hope he's 100% Buddy very, very soon. You are so good to try to cheer him up. I'm sure he appreciates it.

lotsa licks, Lola

24 Paws of Love said...

So glad Buddy is feeling better. Be patient Ginger, he'll be up and annoying you in no time. Hope Daddy is feeling better soon.

Roo said...

Yay! Buddy's feelin better!

My tail's waggin faster :)
Roo

jabblog said...

It sounds as though he's on the mend. Ginger, you just have to be patient and let the boy rest and he'll soon be your old Buddy-boy again :-)

Nelly said...

We're so glad Buddy is feeling a bit better now. We'll keep sending more Airezen for Buddy and your Daddy.
Nibbles & Headrubs
Nelly & Finni xx

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