TODAY’S post from Oslo’s mom is what will finally make me get pet insurance for Izzy TOMORROW. I’ve thought about it but have never done it. Why wait another day? Learning that Oslo’s litter-mate is now being treated for Intervertebral Disc Disease really makes me worry. And I also have a personal friend who’s dachshund is also going through recovery from surgery for the same disease. Procrastinate no more. I don’t want to have to be faced with making tough decisions on Izzy due to cost of treatment for her. I’m doing it. Thanks to Oslo’s mom!
Oslo was born to a litter of 3. It was him and 2 sisters. Long ago I exchanged a few emails with the owners of one of his sisters– they live on Vancouver Island and they named Oslo’s sister ‘Molly’. Molly was/is just the spitting image of Oslo and it was very cool exchange a couple emails with them. Then– a few weeks ago I got a comment here on this very blog from Molly’s owner! It had been years since we last talked. I was very excited to see her comment and to find out that word of Oslo had somehow managed to reach them (the internet is indeed a very small world) & that they were sending Oslo their very best.
Yesterday, however, I got an EMAIL from Molly’s owners informing me of some very sad news… Sweet Molly has herniated (like Oslo did) and is undergoing the same spinal…
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