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by Liebo11
Wed Sep 10, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Achilles legs . . .
Replies: 4
Views: 382

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by Liebo11
Wed Sep 10, 2008 7:50 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Achilles legs . . .
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Achilles legs . . .

Aright well as some of you know already Achilles had surgery on his left acl a while back and everything is good with that leg . . . when he was having surgery the vet mentioned that he would most likely need his right knee done at some point as well . . . Well i've noticed after taking him to the p...
by Liebo11
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:07 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: ::ACHILLES UPDATE::
Replies: 6
Views: 422

well . . . hes home today and is doing pretty well . . . right when he came into the vets room and saw me he started whimpering and put his head in my lap . . . hes not putting any pressure on his leg at all since he's been home and i stayed home from work today to be with him and he was whimpering ...
by Liebo11
Mon Mar 10, 2008 9:16 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: ::ACHILLES UPDATE::
Replies: 6
Views: 422

::ACHILLES UPDATE::

Hi all . . . Achy got his surgery today on his CCL and the vet said he's doing very well . . . He's staying overnight so I have to pick him up tomorrow morning . . . I can't wait to see his big old head :)
by Liebo11
Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:40 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: ::Achilles Update Part 2::
Replies: 3
Views: 355

::Achilles Update Part 2::

Although Achilles has been running around like a mad man for the past few days and had we not taken him to the vet we never would have known he wasn't better . . . I have officially scheduled his surgery for next Monday March 10. I hope hes not too scared I feel bad for the big guy but hopefully he ...
by Liebo11
Mon Feb 25, 2008 11:44 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

ugh i wish i never even saw that site! my vets office isn't on it . . . i guess i could go to a different one but we feel very comfortable with him . . . maybe i'll just sell my soul?
by Liebo11
Mon Feb 25, 2008 10:31 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

::UPDATE::

Well . . . first of all I would like to thank each and everyone of you who wrote back to me on the forum and gave me insight and advice . . . Today I took Achilles to the vet and it was confirmed that he has a torn CCL :frown:. While very upset about the fact that he is hurt and needs surgery to rep...
by Liebo11
Thu Feb 21, 2008 9:08 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

wow tonight is like a world of difference!!!!!!!! He's walking on it much more now and I can tell he's starting to feel a little better . . . is it still possible its a tear or are we almost sure its a sprain now?
by Liebo11
Thu Feb 21, 2008 10:39 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

::UPDATE::

Hey guys . . . well last night I saw him put SOME pressure on the leg and then he like started to play and sort of "run" around . . . he's still hopping around a little but it seems to be getting a little better . . . i feel like if it was a tear it would be much easier to recognize becaus...
by Liebo11
Wed Feb 20, 2008 2:34 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

of course I will get him the surgery if he needs it but out of curiousity how much is the CCL surgery around?
by Liebo11
Wed Feb 20, 2008 2:14 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

yeh i have an appointment on saturday . . . earliest i could really get because i have work for the rest of the week . . . someone is always home with him though and my other dogs and monitoring his status . . . i feel bad for the big guy . . . theres nothing more sad then seeing a 75 lb. pit bull w...
by Liebo11
Tue Feb 19, 2008 8:08 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

hey guys...it seems as though what looks like he's getting better is really just him adapting to using only 3 legs cause although he is walking around he is not putting any pressure on the hurt leg at all...you guys think its time to take him to the vet yet or a couple more days? This happened on Su...
by Liebo11
Mon Feb 18, 2008 7:12 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

haha that is actually very funny/ironic . . . i didn't even think of that!
by Liebo11
Mon Feb 18, 2008 3:07 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

Hi thanks for asking how achilles is doing...today he started getting up by himself and walking a little bit while putting no pressure on the hurt leg...he did however stand on it but now I lifted him up onto my bed and we're relaxing together so I just hope hes feeling better and I'll be sure to ke...
by Liebo11
Mon Feb 18, 2008 12:18 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Uh oh . . . Achilles hurt his leg
Replies: 28
Views: 1466

thanks for the advice...I hate seeing him in pain and it really feels like he can't put any pressure whatsoever on it at all...any recommendation on how long to wait or just go day by day to see if he gets any better?

Thanks

- Jeremy and Hurt Achy :-(

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