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Old 01-24-2013, 11:48 AM
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I say is she wants you to toss the ball, toss away!!! It will do her a world of good mentally, and probably physically, too, to get *things* moving! Just, like you did, short little tosses.
Great update today. Misty eyed with happiness for you. I remember with HRH when he had a good day, it just made my whole world bright.
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Tee I think you'll be feeling better in no time. Hope you get to do more ball catching soon. You go girl
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But when I bring her to the park, she wags her tail and she was trying to get me to toss the ball for her yesterday (I confess I did a couple of times - really short ones). She was thrilled. So was I.
Yes!! Rays of sunshine. It never rains forever
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I can just picture Tee in the park running after her ball bless her, bet she had so much fun. Hope that you guys get lots more good days like this, you both deserve it!
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I say is she wants you to toss the ball, toss away!!! It will do her a world of good mentally, and probably physically, too, to get *things* moving! Just, like you did, short little tosses.
Great update today. Misty eyed with happiness for you. I remember with HRH when he had a good day, it just made my whole world bright.
This made me misty-eyed right back. Thank you. We went again today, and she had even more energy. Part of me was really worried. Everytime I tossed and she skidded into the catch, I cringed inside. But part of me was also so happy to see her happy and having fun. I decided that was more important. I had been worried she was getting depressed. She was used to playing ball every single day - most days, twice a day. I figured even if this made her really tired, she would have had great fun. We did about twice as long as yesterday (we're still talking very short tosses, for just a few minutes). She also rolled. It takes a bit more effort now to get over, but she did it. I was so happy for her. She has been sleeping hard since we got home (about 5 hours ago) but hopefully she'll get up soon - and be hungry!

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I was so afraid she would never get to play ball again. Today was the best day we've had in several weeks.
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This made me misty-eyed right back. Thank you. We went again today, and she had even more energy. Part of me was really worried. Everytime I tossed and she skidded into the catch, I cringed inside. But part of me was also so happy to see her happy and having fun. I decided that was more important. I had been worried she was getting depressed. She was used to playing ball every single day - most days, twice a day. I figured even if this made her really tired, she would have had great fun. We did about twice as long as yesterday (we're still talking very short tosses, for just a few minutes). She also rolled. It takes a bit more effort now to get over, but she did it. I was so happy for her. She has been sleeping hard since we got home (about 5 hours ago) but hopefully she'll get up soon - and be hungry!



I was so afraid she would never get to play ball again. Today was the best day we've had in several weeks.
Reading this just brightened my day!
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