Friday, August 31, 2018

Coco update

On Wednesday and Thursday, this week, Coco received her last two shots of her heart worm treatment.

The shot itself did not take long to give, but the prep included shaving a bit of her fur.

As I have plenty of beard left, I have told Coco that I will donate part of my beard, in case her fur doesn't grow back.

The ride from Fort Worth (where her Vet is) to home was uneventful. We were a bit nervous on both the days as these shots are serious stuff. Luckily all went well at the clinic.

Coco was nervous too, as it is her nature still. But, she was a great patient and cooperated with us and the doctor and techs.

Coco will not be permitted to exert herself too much for the next 30 days. After that she should be able to go on longer walks and such.

Coco will be retested in February 2019 to make sure there are not any more worms.

Looking forward to our fur baby being heartworm free.

Linking with Saturday's Critters

We are HERE, NOW and that's just perfect.
With deep gratitude for all the blessings-
Peace :)

7 comments:

  1. She is beautiful!
    Have a wonderful weekend!

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  2. Poor Coco. She is a beautiful dog and I hope she gets better real soon.

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  3. Hello, poor Coco. I am glad she is being treated. I hope all is well now. I love the last photo, she is beautiful. Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend! PS, thanks also for the comment on my blog.

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  4. She looks calm through the process which is impossible with our Maya. Hope she feel better/normal soon and that’s sweet of you to think of donating fur from your beard :)

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  5. Hurray for the brave girl! Glad that is over!

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  6. Pleased that the treatment went well......

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  7. The poor thing. I wish you luck with all this. Our cats have brought in 9 ticks in the past few days.

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