Jesse is out of surgery

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Postby Maryellen » June 27th, 2006, 2:49 pm

she went in this morning to have both her ears operated on due to middle ear infections..

per the vet, her right ear drum was ruptured. her left eardrum was fine.

due to her middle ear infections she needed to have this done.
she will be on baytril otic and sinotec as well to prevent reinfection and healing.. her inner ears are VERY inflammed, she has scarring buildup which the vet could only get out a small amount..

we are looking into allergy shots , the starter kit is $120 and is good for a couple of months with her going every week for shots.

the refill kit is $120 as well, the vet said we will get a kit for her air allergies only since i have the food ones pretty much under control.. she will get the shots once a week for a few weeks, then every 2 weeks, then every 3 weeks , etc...
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Postby SpiritFngrz » June 27th, 2006, 2:56 pm

praying for Jesse!!
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Postby muse » June 27th, 2006, 2:57 pm

Awwwww poor baby. :(
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Postby pitbullmamaliz » June 27th, 2006, 3:00 pm

Poor Jesse, but damn I feel bad for you too! That has to be frustrating - and expensive.
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Postby cheekymunkee » June 27th, 2006, 3:01 pm

Ouch!! I'm glad she is on the road to getting better.
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Postby Maryellen » June 27th, 2006, 3:03 pm

thanks,. sonny goes in thursday for a lump on his rear leg.....when it rains it pours, and jamie told me lunchtime my last koi is dying...
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Postby Purple » June 27th, 2006, 3:18 pm

Here's to getting better.
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Postby mnp13 » June 27th, 2006, 3:18 pm

I'm glad she's doing better!

Sorry about all the others though. It comes in 3's

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Postby Maryellen » June 27th, 2006, 3:25 pm

thanks,. yeah i know.... once this fish is gone i am cleaning out my tank, getting new gravel, plants, castles, etc, and going tropical.. much easier... i never had trouble with my tropical tank before.. only when i go to freshwater i cant do it..
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Postby Jenn » June 27th, 2006, 3:29 pm

Geesh, hope all is better soon for you!!!
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Postby pocketpit » June 27th, 2006, 4:30 pm

Sending get well wishes for you and Jessie!
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Postby Asta » June 27th, 2006, 5:13 pm

What Pocketpit said!!!


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Postby Patch O' Pits » June 27th, 2006, 5:18 pm

hope Jesse is better soon
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Postby Maryellen » June 27th, 2006, 5:50 pm

she is home. $271 later.. she pulled me out of the kennel, out the side door, up the grass and ran to the truck.... she is back to normal..
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Postby turtle » June 27th, 2006, 6:24 pm

Glad to hear she's feeling better and happy to be home! Poor Jesse, I hope this will clear up her poor ears.

And I'm sorry to hear about Sonny and the koi. Hope things look up after all this!

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Postby lipshipsattitude » June 27th, 2006, 6:50 pm

Oh doggy kisses and belly rubs to your Jess! Keep us posted!
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Postby babyreba » June 27th, 2006, 9:02 pm

poor jesse. glad she seems to be feeling better.
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Postby Hoyden » June 27th, 2006, 9:18 pm

Scritches for Jesse, I hope she recovers quick and this surgery helps her.
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Postby SisMorphine » June 27th, 2006, 10:59 pm

Poor Jesse! Hopefully this surgery will be the jumping off point for a much more comfortable future.
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Postby rockermom » June 28th, 2006, 8:56 am

Well wishes for the dogs. And the Koi. My koi have been victims of the big blue Bird (heron).
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