Category Archives: Tilda’s Illness

9 Hours With Tilda I Shall Never Forget!

“To make Heaven the perfect resting place for loved ones we adore, God made sure those Pearly Gates contained a doggy door.” The last few days with Tilda were a most interesting adventure all of its own. She was starting … Continue reading

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Tilda is Comfortable and Enjoying Life the Best She Can!

Tilda had her CSU appointment on Tuesday, July 19, and the news was once more disappointing but everyone is trying their best. The Vinblastine chemo showed no response as Tilda’s condition continues to advance rapidly. They have no options left … Continue reading

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CSU Canceled Tilda’s Clinical Trial

Last Monday, July 11th, Tilda and I reported to the CSU facility for her normal weekly examination and blood test. Tilda was doing great previously until late Sunday afternoon, July 10th, through the night and early morning, July 11th. Something … Continue reading

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Weekly Update Report on Tilda’s Condition

On Tuesday, July 5th, Tilda received her weekly examination under the schedules set up for her participation in the CSU Clinical Trials. My personal observations this last week is that Tilda is doing very well overall except some days she … Continue reading

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Tilda is Assigned a Treatment Within CSU Clinical Trials

Tilda is Assigned a Treatment Within CSU Clinical Trials. On Monday, June 27th, Tilda was randomly assigned to the “Palladia Treatment System” within the CSU Clinical Trials for Canine Mast Cell Tumor Cancer. The Palladia treatment is not Chemotherapy, but … Continue reading

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The Final Prognosis From Tilda’s Doctor At CSU

Findings Report for Tilda from CSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital by Dr Rachel Venable June 20, 2011 Tilda was presented to CSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital for a complaint of a previously diagnosed mast cell tumor on her head and approximately 53 … Continue reading

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Tilda Reports On Her CSU Oncology Appointment

Originally written June 20th, 2011: I asked dad if he would sit for a while and write to my friends as so many of them have written wanting to know how things went today on my checkup visit with the … Continue reading

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Sad News To Share About Tilda!

Since May 15th, Tilda has been displaying some puzzling physical symptoms. First, her left front leg swelled, then swelling went down within a couple days. A few days after that, the right front leg swelled so much that she couldn’t … Continue reading

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