Sunday, 8 February 2015

Dog attack

We have had a terrible week with more family drama and to top it all our poor little Alice chihuahua/Yorkie who is a very protective loving little dog was viciously attacked by a staffie today which had got out when the families grandson opened the gate.When they say they shake them about like a little rag doll is actually what happened,someone stopped to help but we couldn't get the dog off despite a desperate effort.Alice is now in avery bad way at the emergency vets-all this happened in front of grandaughters Holly 5yrs and Ellie 7ys so ther was lots of screaming too,Holly said later I thought you were going to break their window I was knocking so hard for someone to come!!!I was shaking for hours-fortunately the owner took us to the emergenct vets and offered to pay the (hefty)bill and are having the dog collected tomorrow to be put down.Holly said I hope the doggie heaven is closed on a Sunday-fingers crossed it is closed to Alice full stop-she keeps saying she can't die from a cut leg can she?Unfortunately not as simple as that they think she has a fractured leg and internal bleeding but because of the shock all they can do for 24-48 hours is just give her a fluid drip and pain relief.
Carol x x

12 comments:

  1. Oh carolx that is terrible all around I feel for the children this is a very bad memory Prayers for the Yorkie Just reading this has made me very sad ...Lis

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  2. I am so sorry Carol! What a horrible experience. I will say a prayer for your little Alice. So sad. I hope she recovers. That was a very difficult thing for the kids to have seen. Love and hugs to all of you. Gloria

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  3. Oh so sorry to hear this Carol, I'm praying for your little sweet Alice too, I hope she makes a full recovery. Big hugs from Oz, XOX Lucy

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  4. Oh, that is so sad, it must be awful for everyone, and especially the little ones. I wish you the best...

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  5. Oh Carol, I am so sorry to hear about Alice. It must have been a horrible thing to witness. I will keep my fingers crossed.
    Take care, Sue xx

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  6. Poor Alice, this is just awful. Everything is crossed that she pulls thru and she is back to the comfort of her own home soon. Jx

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  7. Holy crap, pardon my French!! This is just horrible Carol!! I will be thinking about little Alice all day today, please update us later as to how she is doing! I don't know how I would survive if something happened to one of my little girls!! big hugs to you :)

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  8. How awful Carol. I really hope Alice pulls through and that you will all be ok after that trauma - thinking of you all - ((((hugs))))) Michelle x

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  9. Oh poor children to see a loved pet being torn apart....I hope little Alice will be okay....staffies have that horrible grip that is hard to take apart....keep us informed.xxxx

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  10. Thank you for your lovely caring comments ladies Alice has had a stable night and her heart is sounding strong and on anti-biotics today
    Carol X

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  11. Oh my how devastating this must be! I'm so very sorry to hear about this...glad to know about the update Carol...sending hugs for all of you!

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  12. How terrible Carol, I'm so sorry to hear this,I do hope little Alice is going to be OK.
    Pauline
    x

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