Yuki’s Story: The Story (sadly) Continues

Yuki's cancer has returned. After about 5 months of celebrating Yuki's successful journey through chemotherapy to fight and put his Lymphoma into remission, July's discovery that his lymph nodes were swelling again was very upsetting. We had noticed in June/July that his skin problems were returning and Mom then noticed his lymph nodes increasing in … Continue reading Yuki’s Story: The Story (sadly) Continues

Yuki’s Story – Round 4, Week 1

Yuki is now on his last round of chemotherapy, and soon we'll know if all this was any help in extending his life. We are anxious to know if all these treatments will give us more time with our beloved pet, but they also made us realize that every moment with our dogs is a gift and that their presence in our life, and the affect they have on our lives, should never be take for granted.

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Yuki likes to spend time in the evenings playing catch by having Dad toss Yuki's 60 new tennis balls to him one-at-a-time. — Scott (@writeandsee) January 7, 2018 The dingo Pecos wanted to get some affection time with Mom, and in doing so fell asleep on her shoe. — Scott (@writeandsee) January 7, 2018

Yuki’s Story: Round 3, Week 1

Just a quick update. Yuki has begun his third round of chemotherapy this week with Vincristine again. One thing, however, that has caused some concern with the oncologist is Yuki's Liver numbers. His total bilirubin number was high and after re-checking was much lower but remained above normal. The doctor decided to lessen the Vincristine … Continue reading Yuki’s Story: Round 3, Week 1

Yuki’s Story: Week 3 & 4

Vincristine Returns and Doxorubicin bows This week Yuki received his second helping of Vincristine. This was the first time the oncologist made an adjustment to the dosage by backing off just a little bit due to the diarrhea Yuki had after the first time around with Vincristine. Yuki tolerated the week 3 therapy quite well … Continue reading Yuki’s Story: Week 3 & 4