* This post is continued from My Precious Princess – The Miniature Schnauzer: Part #1
& Part #2
During the balance of my cancer treatments
, Precious was constantly in my arms or on my lap…
I even took her to my oncology appointments and she would sleep under my sheet with her “bony” during my Herceptin treatments.
People didn’t even realize I had a dog with me…She was so good and quiet!
As my feet and ankles are arthritic and walking is [ ... ]
* This story is continued from My Precious Princess – The Miniature Schnauzer: Part #1
What a wonderful therapist Precious has been for me and what life she brought into the life of my other terrier, Sugar, who is a dog I rescued at the age of 1 1/2 years old. She is now over 14 years of age.
Sugar has a whole new lease on life and enjoys rough-housing with her baby sister.
As well, the other dogs always have a partner and willing participant for their invented games…from hide [ ... ]
Did you see Zenni Optical in the New York Times?!
The Times was speaking about how to save money on prescription eyeglasses and eye care, as we are in a serious economic crisis. Awesome advice there, by the way!
I know when I recently purchased 2 pairs of glasses from my eye doctor, they were easily over$300 each for what I needed for my prescription and fashion tastes.
NOT COOL! Then, my daughter found the Zenni Optical website, where they feature Prescription eyeglasses for only [ ... ]
In 2005, I lost my husband to a very rare cancer and during the week of his death, I found that I too, had cancer.
After 2 surgeries and during chemotherapy, I was so comforted by the constant presence of my dog Sugar (a poodle-Westie cross), and my daughter’s miniature schnauzer, Kaptain.
During the course of my extended treatments, my daughter’s terrier family
increased to include 2 miniature schnauzer puppies, Kurious and Knosey.
During those endless months of chemotherapy, I was so very comforted by the love and attendance I received from these caring and entertaining dogs.
As I [ ... ]