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Dear Namaste, Ann & Mersing,

A brief update on Teacup (TC). After giving her 1 tablet of Iodum a day since we first wrote, intially a large tumour also developed behind her ear and then it blew open and drained all sorts of "yuck". In the meantime the tumours on her chest did much of the same thing. As of last night she completely shocked us -- after having little to no energy and being very wobbly on her feet and therefore choosing to take up residence between the dryer and the kitchen counter, I felt this little tap while I was in bed and it was TC!! She had managed to jump or climb down from the kitchen counter, walk across the house from the kitchen to the bedroom, climb up on the bed and slept in my arms all night - cuddled up -- which she couldnt do before either -- (until last night -- the poor soul would sleep almost in a handstand position- due to the size and uncomfortableness of the tumours). The tumours appear to be getting smaller, her eyes are clearer and she is appearing stronger. My hope and prayers are that this is not the sunshine before the storm -- but it does appear that there is a reversal in the disease.

Once again, thank you so much for all of your thoughts, prayers and assistance, I will never know how I can say thank you enough -- and will keep everybody updated on future successes.

We do have another kitty (Panther)who is also undergoing his complications. A few months ago, he started "snorkeling", a runny eye developed and a drippy nose, like he had a bad cold or even a sinus infection, but nothing could found whether by our vet and his examination (who has since retired) including xrays. Since he did have his "canine" teeth starting to extend below his chin -- it was thought that perhaps this was causing an obstruction and therefore 3 of his teeth were removed and he was put on amoxicilin. It didnt help.

About a week ago, he developed a severe swelling of the third eye on the left side, his "nose drippings" has escalated to expulsion of yellow to bloody mucus - sometimes out of both nostrils and sometimes his eyes were watery. His fur started to take on a sullen appearance, but he still has a great appetite, although it does appear that since his surgery -- he lost a little weight -- which I would imagine would be expected.

Anyways, as a result of the swelling, first I gave him a dose of Apis Mel, 6x, (I thought maybe he was allergic to our bunnies - or other animals) but then no change, so, I gave him Arnica Mont 6x and applied a melaleuca (triple antibiotic) to the lid of his eye. The swelling started centralizing to a pimple like pustule -- but it was still swollen across his eye (basically in the sinus cavity by appearance). The pustule blew open about 2 days ago, spewing forth "red thick muck". We continued to give him Arnica and the ointment and today he can open his eye and the swelling is receding.

Question, although I did slip in a dose of Allium Cepa, 6x in between all of these times, I ran out of it and therefore changed the course of remedy. I have also tried Pulsatilla, 6x. What would you suggest that I give him? If I don't have it will contact my local homeopathic store to see if they have it or can get it?

I hope I didn't make too many spelling errors in writing this - I had to retype the whole thing over since the first time I clicked the X intead of the - to minimize.

Additionally, since Panther is rather strong and hates having anything put in his mouth, I will have to start putting the tablets in water and feeding the water to him by eye dropper.

Thanks again so much for all of your help and assistance and a wonderful and happy new year to all.

Debbie
 
Buchworm last decade
Debbie,

Fantastic news about your cat with tumors! Amazing!

You never know if it is the sun before the storm, however you are trying your best and the remedy is doing all it can to allow the body to heal. All we have is today.

Please post the current symptoms about your other cat. Where he is at now, like is their still discharge, what color, is it runny, stringy, sticky. etc and so on. I am thinking maybe Kali Bich. if it is stringy and tinged with blood.

NAMASTE
 
Namaste27 last decade
That's what I like best about Homeopathy. It can give you plenty of "surprises". We need to be a bit more patient with the working of the remedies.

It is really wonderful that the discharges are coming out and clearing from the sweetie's system. Hope she will have many bright and beautiful days ahead and bringing in joy and laughter to your home.
 
mersing last decade
Hi Namaste and Mersing,

Update on TC -- she didn't just get from the kitchen to the bedroom - 1 time -- but 3 times that same day -- yippee!!!!! -- still quite weak -- but nevertheless a miracle. What is funny is that our 2 dogs were fighting over who should nurse and bathe her -- animsls are more like people than people -- and our possum wanted to make sure she was ok too.

Re Panther -- yes, the discharge is stringy with blood -- looks a little like a child with a runny nose -- but a thick copious type of discharge with blood -- it just starts to descend and hang out of his nose - suspendeded in the air -- while we madly run for tissue!! -- what potency of Kali bich -- would you suggest? 30c -- I already call my homeo pharm and requested that they put that aside for me.

Thanks again and for all of the good thoughts -- will try to post a pictur (don't know quite how to) of TC when she gets better.

All the best,

Debbie
 
Buchworm last decade
Dearest Debbie...

What wonderful news, your baby is doing so well....

She is obviously a strong little kitty with a Mommy who loves her... I am continueing prayers for you both!

I wish I was able to help w/ Pather, obviously you and Namaste are far more schooled in the practice, so i shall keep reading the updates on Pather too... his symptoms seem really miserable... your poor baby!

Good Wishes,

Ann
 
Ann05 last decade
Try 30C one daily dose or two times daily. See how it goes.

NAMASTE
 
Namaste27 last decade
Dear Namaste, Ann and Mersing,

I'm afraid that I have some very sad news to report. After a courageous and what we had all hoped would be a successful attempt to reverse the cancerous tumours, TC passed away at 8:30 PM PST on Friday, January 13, 2006. Not only was she loved by all of us and when we buried her today none of us could stop crying, even one of our dogs tried to resuscitate her as she was taking her last breaths, our other cats gots quiet and watched and after she passed our oldest cat went out into the living room and mewowed to let the rest of the family of animals know what had happened. Even our pet possum was very careful of her and would check up on her the last few days. She slept between us and in my arms cuddled up until the end. In all of the years that I have had all types of animals -- this is the only one that I have ever seen to cause such a reaction among the other animals -- no matter what their species. She never had a cross word with anybody (she was almost 12), never even hit any of the other cats and had a disposition which has been unmatched. I just wanted to thank all of you for your help and prayers -- they were so comforting during this trying time and feel so bad that I hand't searched for this help sooner -- perhaps we could have staved off the "inevitable" completely. Even after she passed away the tumours were still leaking. Once again, thank you sooooooooo much - one and all.

I will write more about Panther another time -- but I just wanted to let all of you know the final disposition of TC and to say thank you for all of your support -- it most certainly helpd through this most trying time.
 
Buchworm last decade
I meant to close with all of my best to each and every one of you -- but I hit the send button before I could get to the bottom to add this.

Always,

Debbie
 
Buchworm last decade
Debbie,

When a great soul crosses over it sends shock waves through everyone who loved that soul, leaving a feeling of great shock, sorrow and emptiness. I am so deeply sorry to hear of her passing and wish there was more that could have been done.

You did your absolute best, and TC will always be grateful. When one life passes on, celebrate that life and help save another animal's life. It is what the deceased would want you to do.

best and bless,

NAMASTE
 
Namaste27 last decade
Dear Debbie

I am saddened to hear TC's passing. Even I have not met her personally but all the beautiful descriptions on her given by you have touched me greatly. I do feel a kind of energy as I read through your postings.

I am not very good with words ... but at least you and all her companions were nearby when she breathed her last. She was one very lucky and brave girl.

I had also lost my poodle last year to a tumour on or near her gall bladder - and the various vets who handled her didn't even know or notice before hand! I know your loss cos I have been through it myself ... For 3 full days with only 1-2 hours of sleep each day, I stand by my dog until she passed away peacefully at 3am - yes peacefully without any hard struggle, only soft breathing until it stopped. Thanks to Bios and Homeo medicines that have eased her last passage.

How are you feeling now, Debbie? If you are still grieving, you may want to take one or two doses of Ignatia 30c for 2-3 days (but not in the evening or night). It helps alot.

Please continue to give your unconditional love to the less fortunate creatures. Though TC may not be here with you physically but her spirit will live and guide you further in your heart. Take care ... we are here for you too.
 
mersing last decade
Oh my heavens Debbie...

I did not receive the email regarding the loss of your baby.

(Sometimes they go to my Bulk Folder and I forget to check it...)

Teacup was obviously a dear little kitty who was (and is) treasure and loved by you and yours....

What a blessing, you were able to enjoy her for a bit more time and she was able to enjoy you... and once again amaze you with her little heart (I mean gee my ninny that little one rallied)...

I shall think healing thoughts for your heart which must ache still... and tonight I will pray to my kitty, O rbie, who passed away many years ago.... to keep an eye on Teacup...

My deepest sympathy to you and yours,

Ann

I read this poem some months ago... I hope it brings a bit of comfort...

Sunny's Poem

There are balls of yarn in Heaven
Oh, how I love it so!
And catnip mice and kitty pillows
Just like the ones I had below.

Don’t consider it a loss
For I am no longer weak.
I can run and play all day
And still watch you while you sleep.

I’m not sick in Heaven,
So don’t worry about me
I’m better off up here because
I have been set free…

…to play with balls of yarn in Heaven.
I wish you were here, too,
But until we meet again
I send my love to you.
 
Ann05 last decade

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