The Life of Ka - zar

I'm home from the vet

October 25th 2012 7:40 pm
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Happy to say I am home from the vet after my two day stay. As most of you know I had my infected toe removed and fluids for dehydration. Mum didn't realise that I was dehydrated until she took me to the vet on Wednesday. After the fluids I feel a lot better.

I didn't like being caged up for two days but most of yesterday I was too bombed out on pain meds after the surgery to care much. Everyone at the vets were so nice to me and I was good to them.

One of the first things I did after go home and ate a full can of fancy feast was give mum a long cuddle with lots of purrs. I wanted to let her know that there's no hard feelings. I love her and know she only does what's in my best interests at heart.

My foot still hurts a bit but it's getting better. Now that this toe is gone the vet is confident that the infection won't come back. If it does mum has the toe they removed in a cupboard somewhere. So they can test it. Have to say I'll be happy if I never see it again.

Here is a cat fact we learnt at the vet the other day. cats are born with three legs and a spare. I didn't know that. I'm happy to get rid of this toe but I don't want to try the three leg theory out any time soon.

I want to thank everyone that purred for me, sent rosettes and made comments on my diary. They mean a lot to mum and me that there are so many kitties out in catsterland that care about me.

Every message was read and really appreciated.

I hope this diary find my mates and their families happy and healthy and I send my purrs to those doing it tough.

Purrs and lots of hugs your Aussie mate

Ka - zar

 
Purred by: Finnegan (Finney) (Catster Member)

October 26th 2012 at 2:46 am

Glad you're home and starting to feel better already! Purrs for continued healing.
Purred by: Samoa - Diva Angel (Catster Member)

October 26th 2012 at 3:33 am

So glad you're home and the surgery went well, Ka-zar. Take it easy and get pampered all weekend long!
Purred by: Toby (Catster Member)

October 26th 2012 at 6:34 am

Great to know that you are home and doing well - I expect you're getting lots of tasty food and love from your mum and that will make you completely better again. Rumble purrs and headrubs Toby and Josie
Purred by: Sandi G

October 26th 2012 at 10:09 am

So glad to hear you are home and feeling better. We know your momcat will pamper you and take real good care of you. Keep us posted on how you are doing my friend, Love, Tate
Purred by: Phantom -- Dreamboat # 113 (Catster Member)

October 26th 2012 at 11:40 am

So glad you are home and hopefully don't have to deal with that pain again. Mom will take good care of you and in no time, you'll forget all about that toe! Glad you are feeling better pal!

Hugs
Phantom
Purred by: Zachery Tristan (Catster Member)

October 26th 2012 at 3:07 pm

Mate, we are doing great now that we heard you are doing good. Take care !
Purred by: Jasper, Angel Dreamboat #49a (Catster Member)

October 26th 2012 at 8:44 pm

Very good news, Ka-Zar! Yeah, even when the humans deliver you to the vet, you have to forgive them. They really do have your best interests at heart.

Hope the dehydration was just from the infection, my friend, but if you need more fluids, tell your Mom from mine that it's not that hard to give them, once you've had a bit of practice.
Purred by: Alex R

October 26th 2012 at 11:28 pm

Sorry to hear about your troubles, Ka-Zar - hope you are firmly on the mend now. Purrs from us in Great Lakes area of the US!
Purred by: Timmy Tomcat DB #122a (Catster Member)

October 27th 2012 at 2:41 pm

Never nice to have to have surgery but I am so glad you came through it alright.
Keep the purrs up for your Mom tell her you will accept all that good food to keep your strength up. MOL
Purrs from us all!
Timmy T and Family
Purred by: Macy Angel (Catster Member)

October 27th 2012 at 6:52 pm

Purring for you mate! I am glad to hear you are eating and cuddling well. I hope your foot starts feeling better. Like Samoa said,go for the pampering and er... a chicken strip right? I think you deserve your favorite.
See you soon,
Macy
Purred by: Jasper (Catster Member)

October 27th 2012 at 11:59 pm

I`m glad you`re back home getting pampered by your Mum.

A missing body part is no big deal! *turns and looks at his rump*
Purred by: Gentleman Jack (Catster Member)

October 28th 2012 at 10:45 am

Sending you our best purrs and wishes, it's no fun going to the vet. Glad you are home and on the mend, rest up and take care, I'm sure you'll be running around like your old self real soon. Healing purrs and kind thoughts from Gentleman Jack

 

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