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Postby airwalk » September 8th, 2010, 10:40 pm

At the Clackamas County Shelter...51 years in the making....lots of hard work & begging....today we did 3 spays and 2 neuters IN-HOUSE!

Yep our surgical suite is up and running. Today 5 more dogs entered the world of not helping with overpopulation.

It was a good day...we are all exhausted (the two techs are learning..one hasn't been in surgery in years and the other one never). It was worth the work.
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Postby TheRedQueen » September 8th, 2010, 10:44 pm

:confetti: :cheer: :highfive: :woowoo: :bounce: :clap: :congrats: :beerChug: :bananaDance: :cheer: :confetti:
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Postby amazincc » September 8th, 2010, 10:47 pm

TheRedQueen wrote: :confetti: :cheer: :highfive: :woowoo: :bounce: :clap: :congrats: :beerChug: :bananaDance: :cheer: :confetti:


DITTO!!! :D :D :D :heartbeat:
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Postby Marinepits » September 8th, 2010, 10:51 pm

That's awesome, D! Congratulations! Wish I were there to help..... :)
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Postby Hundilein » September 8th, 2010, 10:56 pm

That's wonderful! Congratulations!!!
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Postby plebayo » September 8th, 2010, 10:59 pm

YAY that's awesome!!!!!!!!!!!
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Postby BullyLady » September 9th, 2010, 12:16 am

Yaaaaay!!!! :confetti: :confetti:
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Postby call2arms » September 9th, 2010, 12:45 am

Congrats!!!
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Postby pocketpit » September 9th, 2010, 1:45 am

Great news! Congratulations :confetti:
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Postby hugapitbull » September 9th, 2010, 5:16 am

Awesome! :highfive:
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Postby madremissy » September 9th, 2010, 5:53 am

That is so wonderful. What a great place you have. I am so proud of all the hard work you and your crew have done.
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Postby pitbullmamaliz » September 9th, 2010, 7:08 am

Oh bravo!!! :rock:
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Postby iluvk9 » September 9th, 2010, 7:56 am

There are only a few people who I hold in high esteem, and you are absolutely one of them!

Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to dogs! :dogRun:
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Postby airwalk » September 9th, 2010, 9:51 pm

Thank you all. We were completely exhausted by the end of the first day...and are looking forward to tomorrow which is day 2. Scared to death of the first one we lose...but willing to take the risk for all the ones we save.
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Postby Jenn » September 10th, 2010, 12:02 pm

8) Congrats!
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Postby airwalk » September 11th, 2010, 12:12 am

Second surgery day...2 spays. 2 neuters...Damn Pugs. Can someone please explain why people are breeding them so badly that the poor things can't breathe on a good day and really can't breathe when their vomiting after surgery? Carp I though we'd lost her at least twice today.

Alls well that ends well...she will have a wonderful home with Pug experienced owners that are retired.
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