Monthly Archives: October 2010

October 29, 2010 Update

Just a quick post to say that it does look like Elvis’ infection is responding to the antibiotics. The swelling in his face isn’t gone entirely, but it is going down. I was going to call the clinic today, but … Continue reading

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Elvis and the tooth

Poor little guy. Elvis has two teeth left in his head. Both on the left, and this Saturday, an infection set in. I was hoping against hope the swelling in his face was an insect bite, but when it didn’t … Continue reading

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Just a reminder….

Elvis says “Don’t forget adoption!” see more dog and puppy pictures

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Update October 18, 2010

Elvis had me worried this weekend. Saturday he started with the coughing/hacking that sounded just like when he had an infection. Granted, the Torbutrol stopped it, but I had to give him 1/2 a pill and then another 1/2 about … Continue reading

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Update, October 12, 2010

Just a quick update on Elvis’ Pred dosage. Heard from the clinic yesterday, and Elvis can move from 1/4 of a 5 mg Prednisone tablet once a day to 1/4 twice a day. Before I settle on that, I’m going … Continue reading

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Update, October 9, 2010

Just a quick note that I’m still waiting to hear about whether or not to increase Elvis’ Prednisone. He’s still just a tad wheezy, but not bad, so I’m not worried. With any luck I’ll hear something about this from … Continue reading

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Update, October 5, 2010

(Real life is still hectic and interfering with regularly scheduled updates. *g*) Elvis is definitely doing better. He’s got tonight’s dose of antibiotics and tomorrow’s to go, and then he’ll be finished with them. I’ve called the clinic, however, to … Continue reading

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Update, Oct 1, 2010

Elvis is definitely on the mend. The wheezing and coughing are probably a quarter of what they were on Monday, and I suspect that by this time Monday, he’ll be much more like his old self. Right now he and … Continue reading

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