Thursday, October 22, 2009

Pug healing powers and a PSA for all doggies out there.

Hi everyone!
Part of my MIA week last week was spent taking care of my Daddy...he was SICK! He didn't have the Oink Oink Flu or anything...just a nasty cold (that mom refuses to catch!). He stayed in the big cloud bed for TWO DAYS! It was WONDERFUL!
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That big lump behind me is Daddy!

I stayed right next to him the whole time!
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Mom decided to enhance my PugHealing powers with some homemade chicken soup...
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Once the schmaltz was skimmed off...it was VERY yummy!

Here is me waiting for my sample before it went up to Mr. Hacky McMucus
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Ahhhhhhh...yummy!
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Daddy is doing just fine and is all better now...but we also wanted to share something else with all of you in case you weren't aware of it...

CANINE INFLUENZA! (CLICK HERE to read all about it)
My awesome Vet, Dr. Graves, told mom about this and recommended that I get vaccinated against this yucky disease. I got my first shot a few weeks ago and I get a booster on 11/2. It didn't hurt at all and it was only $20!!!!
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Thank you Dr. Graves!!!!
We recommend that EVERYDOGGIE check with your vet to see if this might be something for YOU!

Happy and HEALTHY Thursday to all of you!!!

PeeS. We especially want to send out some "feel better" wishes to our sweet friend Lilo. She's been feeling yucky for a few days now and we hope it goes away asap!

16 comments:

Melissa and Emmitt said...

hi salinger!
oh you are a super pug healer! emmitt wants to know if you are going to be a halls cough drop for halloween. he votes for cherry flavor. :)

do you have any soup left? emmitt is lined up behind me with his spoon and a bib! he does not want to lose one drop so he said he is licking the bib after to get any of the noodles and chicken that went flying!

we are so glad your dad is feeling all better!

have a wonderful day!

Pug(s) and Bugg said...

You are suuuuch a cute sleeper Sal!!! Glad you got your Daddy feelin' better with your snuggles!

agent99 said...

Scmaltz, Tchotkes, farkockte.....S-dog, it sounds like you grew up on the Lower East SIde of NYC. Are you Jewish? Mom says we should have a shiddach? She planning my Bark Mitzvah. It's just that we never knew our tribe survived in Inidana. What gives? or should I say, Shalom?

C.l.o.v.e.r. said...

Hi Salinger!
What a good nurse you are for your daddy! Hope he is feeling all better.
Forgot to tell you that my mom enjoyed sampling the pumpkin cookies Rachel made using your mom's recipe. Really delicious!
xo

Pearl said...

LOL @ Hacky McMucus!!

Sal, next time I am sick, I totally need you to lay all cute-like right next to me!

Thanks for all the health info! And we are praying that Lilo gets better ASAP!

xoxo

Harry Pugalicious said...

You's such a good nurse, S-Dog. That soup does look yummy! I's glad your Dad is feeling better too!

Hank said...

Sal, buddy.....thanks fer the info!

Glad yer dad's feelin' better, and REALLY glad ya got summa that soup!

Lex said...

Glad your daddy is feeling better! I love that shot of you in the bed!

dw said...

I think it's just great that you were helping to heal your daddy! And yum, got some chicken soup in the process!!! Great job, Salinger!

Lilo, The Great Rock Eater said...

So glad your daddy is feeling better!!! Pugs make great healers =)

Thank you for all the thoughts and prayers!!!! We really appreciate them. The daddy said attacked th water bowl this morning but still no food. Hoping she will eat tonight and that we are past the worst of it. I will keep everyone updated adn thank you again!!!!

Jess & Lilo

Aniemother said...

McMucus.. Hehehe... We're glad your effort made your dad better ;) The pug power sure is impressive.

Bajas

Sequoia & Petunia said...

HI! We are hoping our vet has the doggy flu vaccine too! Mom really wants to get us the shot!

Oh yeah...you look super comfy in bed!

Stubby said...

Hey Salinger! Pugs make the best doctors, don't they? I stayed right by Mom last week when she was sick, but no one made us any soup.

I can't believe I haven't caught that canine bug yet because I've been around all these sickies - yuk! I will tell Mom to contact the vet asap to get me a shot.

Stubby xoxo

Dana Orsborn said...

Hey Salinger!

You look very comfortable on
the bed. I see you even like
to hide the remote in your
pug wrinkles! Penny does
too! Glad your dad is
feeling better.

Hope you all have a great
weekend!

Dana & Penny

Benny and Lily said...

Thank goodness you were available to be the taste tester. We are happy daddy is better.
Benny & Lily

Charlie said...

Hi S-man!
The only think I like better than snuggling in bed is eating chicken soup! Can't wait for the humans to get sick here!!
- C