TPLO Surgery Day

Today is TPLO Surgery Day for Natasha’s cranial cruciate ligament injury. We will post updates as we have them on our Facebook Page, Twitter, and our Google Plus page just as soon as we have them, so you can follow us on the social media page of your choice. Thanks for your good thoughts.

time in study

Hu-dad said he and I are going to spend a lot of time in his study over the next several weeks.

keep juniors

Kiska and Qannik have been given instructions to keep the Juniors in check until I am ready to handle them again.

Natasha will remain at the surgery center over night (monitored throughout the night) and return to Chez Herd on Tuesday. We will then have four weeks of very minimal movement to give the bone time to heal followed by about eight weeks of physical therapy. Our goal is that Natasha’s Christmas present will be a doctor’s permission to return to full activities.


  1. FiveSibesMom on September 15, 2014 at 9:54 pm

    Rest up and heal well, Natasha!

  2. Carol D. on September 15, 2014 at 5:06 pm

    Sending prayers for a successful surgery and speedy recovery! The herd and their hu-parents are the best!!!

    Kodi, Nico, Coco and Lizzy – from Oregon

  3. Ruth D on September 15, 2014 at 3:15 pm

    We’re sure QNTE will get the best of care and we hope someone’s are giving you the best of care while you wait, too.

  4. rottrover on September 15, 2014 at 11:16 am

    Sending POTP to QNTE 🙂

    -Bart, Ruby and Otto

  5. Anna the GSD on September 15, 2014 at 11:07 am

    You got this Natasha! The worst part is no noms the day of surgery! That’s cruel, no? And calm vibes for the Herd and Dad, don’t worry too much, she’ll be home in no time!

  6. Kimberly Parker on September 15, 2014 at 9:33 am

    Best wishes to Natasha! I’m sure that Hu-Dad and all of the Herd will take great care of you!

    Love from Camp Run Amok–Juneau, Sitka, and Poquito

  7. holly on September 15, 2014 at 9:25 am

    Good luck today! Rest,Relax and get better soon! Husky hugs!

  8. Lisa Wilson on September 15, 2014 at 9:15 am

    Good luck sweetie! Be the Queen you are and follow the doctor and Hu-dad’s orders. Xxoo

  9. The Painter Pack on September 15, 2014 at 8:58 am

    Sincerely praying for the Queen’s full and speedy recovery.

    The Painter Pack

  10. marleen on September 15, 2014 at 8:42 am

    Well. At least Natasha has the best ‘nurses’ she could wish for…… Good luck from our pack (Ace, Bliska, Ginja, Hyana, Mooney, Laika, Laska and Kyra)

  11. Skye on September 15, 2014 at 7:59 am

    We wish QNTE a speedy recovery!

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