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Female, I live in Iowa and have a 6 year old female Rottie. Sassy was diagnosed with Osteoscaroma in October 2012 and gained her Angel Wings August 20,2013 when she was 7.

To Remember a special Girl Happy Hannah Four years as an Angel

Sunday, April 15th, 2018

I know Sally doesn’t do her own blog posts but today is a day I won’t forget.  Today 4 years ago sweet Happy Hannah gained her Angel Wings.    I know I was totally devastated to hear that news.  She had beat the odds by a Year and 2 months.  We all wonder how our dogs […]

Just some fun pictures and videos

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

So we have actually had a few days of nice weather here in Council Bluffs the past couple of days so the dogs have gotten to spend some time outside.  It’s going to turn icky again this weekend so we did some video today of the two girls playing .  Bosch & Jazz singing just […]

Results for me

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Just wanted to give an update.  Biopsy came back nothing to worry about.  Just basically a bump or something that caused calcification (always get stepped on by one of the dogs lol).  The Dr. said it could cause a lump or something that just showed up on Mammo.  So all good. incase others didn’t see […]

All I could think of was Dr Sue’s don’t wait Aspirate.

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Well I know I haven’t posted much on here.  All Furbabies are doing great.  Me not so much.  I have had some arm issues starting in November and put it off and put it off until I couldn’t take it anymore.  Finally went to the Dr.  still doing testing just had an MRI on Monday.  […]

Feeling a need for some Spring. Tripawd 2017 party relived

Sunday, January 7th, 2018

After almost 3 weeks of below zero temps.  I felt the need for Spring and a reminder of our 2017 Tripawd Party of the Century in VA.   I made some great friends and talking on the phone and computer just isn’t the same as being in person.  I miss all of you dearly.  Sure wish […]

Santa Paws 2017

Monday, December 18th, 2017

So we went to see Santa Paws on Dec 10,2017.   I took all 3.  You never know with an almost 12 year old Rottie if it will be their last Christmas or not (we hope not) Bosch still acts like a puppy but you just never know. The first one in was Snickers, then Jazz […]

More pictures of Snickers

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Sally asked me to post all the pictures on here so everyone could see them all.  So I will for her.  🙂  

Introducing Snickers the Certified Therapy Dog

Sunday, November 26th, 2017

I waited to post this until we received our Vest and Id.  We finished the last of the 10 IT (in training) visits on October 21, 2017.   I sent the paperwork in on October the 24th and received our vest back November 8 or 9th.  I didn’t post because I wanted to have pictures taken […]

Birthday party for Jazz & Snickers

Sunday, August 27th, 2017

So we didn’t get to have a true party last week.  They did get a cupcake on their birthday but we had the party today because the kids were here to help celebrate.  So here is Jazz & Snicker’s 4th birthday party Snickers   Birthday cake & cupcakes   Cupcake for the dogs (each one […]

Four years ago today at Bridge for Sassy

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Four years ago today my heart broke into a million pieces.  I didn’t know how I would go on.  I sat and cried every day. I carried on here in her honor.  Without our journey we wouldn’t have met some of the greatest friends, “our family”.   This past May I continued the journey and met […]