Saturday, January 31, 2015

Caught With a Left Hook

It has been a rough New Year. Our Uncle Sam, who was taking care of us, had to go to the hospital the day before mom came home. Mom came home to a broken water heater too. Her beloved uncle passed six days later from cancer that no one knew about! She's been trying to settle his affairs and that takes a lot of time. He kept telling her when she gets back he would go to the doctor. She feels so bad about not being here for him.
We are just glad she is home again. We lost some weight and she has been giving us treats and feeding us regularly. Poor Sam was so sick he didn't always remember. He made us sleep on the floor so our entire routine was off. We could tell something was wrong and that upset us. We were nervous wrecks for awhile. As you can see from the photo we are relaxing once again. Stubbs in a sun puddle.


  1. Hari OM
    What a horrorsome time to have for efurbody... my heartfelt thoughts for the family loss. Soak all the sunpuds you can Mr Stubbs - in fact all should join you methinks. Blessings hugs and wags, YAM-aunty xxx

  2. Oh, I am so sorry to hear of yur trubbles. Let's hope the new year will be Much better for all of yu!

    Hugs to yu.

  3. OMD, dat are a ruff start! Hopin da rest of da year are much better.

  4. Sending my sympathetic licks and growlmy sends hugs along with them.
    Sorry about your deep loss, that C stuff is so nasty and robs so many furmilies of loved ones:(

    Hope soon you will be all ready to play and enjoy the doggy things you like to do.

    ((( ♥ )))

  5. Crikey ...... what a time you are having?? No wonder you are both nervous wrecks. I sure hope things get a lot better real soon. Huuuuugs!!

  6. So sorry to hear you sad news. Big hugs and loves to you all, hope things settle down for you soon. Will be thinking of you
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

  7. We are so sorry to hear about your troubles and losses, and hope that things start getting better now. We wish you lots of yum yums, sun puddles, and soft comfortable pillows to sleep on (for Mom too!) It's good to hear from you.

  8. Oh, dear. We r so sowwy dat yur Unkle Sam died an' hope dat yur Mom r nod bwamin' hurselb fur anyfing. Yu pupses surbibed an' fings can onwy ged bedder fwum heer. Momma an' me r sendin' all kindza wuff an' hugs tu all 3 ob yu <3

  9. When someone dies, the family left behind often wonder what they could have done different, but, there was probably nothing that could have been done, even if he would have went to the doctor. Cancer is nasty and takes so many of our loved ones. Mei-Ling and my family are very sorry for the loss of your beloved Uncle Sam.