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Old April 21st, 2005, 07:00 PM
MotosMom MotosMom is offline
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Smile Hi everyone, Newbie here

Just wanted to say hello.

I live in Tn and my big boy is Moto. a 1 1/2 yr old male great dane. A harlequin.

2 weeks ago on a sunday night had to rush him to the vet. He had bloat. Very lucky, got him there in time. They did surgery, stapled stomach, and removed 10lb spleen

So now the healing is starting. Hopefully will be back to his old self soon.

Anyone else deal with this? If so, how is everything after the surgery?

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Old April 21st, 2005, 07:30 PM
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I'm sorry to hear that your big guy had bloat. He was very lucky that you helped him out in time! I've not been through it so don't have any advice, just wanted to welcome you aboard and say a picture of him would be lovely!
"For every animal that dies in a shelter, there is someone somewhere responsible for its death".
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Old April 22nd, 2005, 08:16 AM
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Welcome Motosmom,we have a "thing"for Great Danes,a picture is a must I hope he'll recover quickly
"The cruelest animal is the Human animal"
3 kitties,Rocky(r.i.p my boy),Chico,Vinnie
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Old April 25th, 2005, 03:42 PM
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Hey and welcome, I know I am late but better late than never! Right! Just wanted to say hey and let you know I look forward to getting to know you and your fur baby more. Welcome on bored!
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Meat Loaf (Brittany Spaniel) 13 months
CryBaby (5 years old)living with grandpa now
Chino (Doberman mix) 7 months old
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