Tag : Pit Bull

Written on Apr, 04, 2014 by in | 4 Comments.

As Big E’s caregiver I could not determine his fate without asking him what he  wanted. Should we authorize surgery, commit to drugs and frequent feedings, or end his life? Under the influence of a high dose of steroids his eyes were glassy and unfocused, he avoided physical contact, and preferred to sleep.  This sentient and sensitive being could not …

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Written on Mar, 11, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Emergency Veterinary Hospitals, in urban settings, can be modern facilities with state of the art diagnostic equipment and thoughtfully designed interior layouts. We took Big E to a specialized emergency veterinary hospital to have a diagnostic ultrasound of his pancreas.  We had  an appointment with the Radiology Department and arrived on New Years eve at our designated time. First impressions took …

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Written on Mar, 07, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Big E is soft to touch It’s intoxicating to run your hands down his back over and over again I love  holding his paws It’s like holding hands, connecting and joining us together He’s a great cuddler He can curl up under my arm or stretch lengthwise beside my body He seeks out warmth Be it lying in the sun …

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