Please let us know if you are celebrating your pet's birthday or anniversary. We'd love to share their story.
"MacTuby" prostatic TCC (transitional cell carcinoma) "He [loved] his toys and [played] fetch every day" for 15 months beyond his diagnosis.
Feb. 2, 1996 - Nov. 28, 2012
5 yr survivor
He was the poster kitty for cancer survivors. His humans and his half sister are all eternally grateful for the expert and compassionate care received. Thank you! - Christa Q.
"Moby" 18 mos. survivor histiocytic sarcoma
Won Best Veteran in Sweeps at the Puyallup show almost nine months post diagnosis.
- [with] a BIG THANK YOU to all of you and Dr. Meleo for all of his care."- All the Best,
Irene & Sid, Hannah, Ella & Annie
Dear Dr. Meleo,
"Mollie" MCT 11 mos. survivor
"This was her last hunt, November 15th 2010. Thank you for all your efforts that helped her have a full and active year from diagnosis."
Diagnosed with lymphoma at 10 years old, "Mac" fought bravely and lived to celebrate his 12th birthday.
"Boris" was diagnosed with lymphoma at 10 and almost lived to celebrate his 15th birthday, even moving to Portland & back-a true survivor.
"Bialy" osteosarcoma 21 mos. survivor
Bialy and his brother Bloom (HSA survivor) are the cover boys on our Dogster page.
She survived 2/12 years and was considered a blessing by all who knew her.
"Whiskey" (pictured above) received chemotherapy back in 2001 after a diagnosis of splenic lymphoma. She also celebrated her 13th birthday.
"Keara" grade III MCT 8 mos. survivor
IN LOVING MEMORY:
Donations can be made in memory of your or a loved one's pet. Please visit their site.
Anja and her "badge of courage" (post-radiation treatment site for a soft tissue sarcoma). Mom says, "We are looking forward to a very good New Year!"
"We are very appreciative of the extra couple of years that we all enjoyed as a result of the DNA treatment [melanoma vaccine]. Hopefully this will help other beloved pets, like Tex, in the future. From a humble "motel stray puppy" in Canyon, Texas to seniors' therapy dog, and wonderful family pet, he [almost lived to be 14]."
"Sasha" Lymphoma Sasha survived one year after her diagnosis.
"I miss you so much
At times my heart aches
But when I see your photos
A feeling of happiness and joy overtakes" -
Sasha's Mom has established her own photography business Yellow Mutt Pet Photography. 10% of all product purchases will be donated to the Veterinary Cancer Society in memory of all dogs and cats whose lives are cut short by cancer.
"Emmalulu" OSA 3 yr survivor
I just wanted to let you know that I am still alive and doing well. I love eating, going to the park, and playing with children. I just wanted to give you some encouragement for some of your other patients. Thank you for all your kind care.
(written by my owners, Alan and Karla K)