I am so very sorry
Fri Jun 28, 2019 4:19am

for the struggle of your friends and my heart goes out to their dog.
It is a terrible decision, but I would let him go peacefully. Even if money is not an issue, putting a dog almost 10 years old through chemo..........
The comment below is more than spot on: it would be more for us than for the dog to prolongue his life.
I would not even put a dog only 3 years old through chemo.
Peggy, this is such a terrible situation your friends are in and I do not want to be the one having the make this decision. When Jerry died, I didn't have a choice. I am not sure what I would have done though. Surgery? Yes. May be. But no chemo.

  • Need some advice My friends goldendoodlePeggy(Rocky), Mon Jun 24 8:51am
    is 9 1/2yrs.old and had anal cancer about 3 weeks ago removed. Now the report came back he still has cancer. She is so upset and doesn't know what to do about chemo. Please any opinions are welcomed.
    • This makes my heart ache! I went thru this withvicki zoe zinc zed zemo zinnia zailey, Wed Jul 3 11:13am
      Zeus. Did the surgery, 19 radiation treatments and still lost him within 6 months. I am so sorry I put him thru the radiation and made his last months even more uncomfortable and painful. It is an... more
    • I am so very sorry — Vera, Fri Jun 28 4:19am
    • She has to choose. No advice. For myself ->Swarl, Tue Jun 25 5:00pm
      Id keep him comfortable and let him go. Unless the side effects of the chemo are minimal, and it is a short course. Mostly I think this kind of prolonging life is for us not them. It is our fear of... more
      • I feel so fortunate that we haven't had theLinda P and Maxwell in Ohio, Wed Jun 26 12:38am
        chemo option available. What a tough decision. Sending her and her doodle lots of hugs for a difficult situation. She may need more information. How much time does he have? What does her vet suggest?
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