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Forum: Pets   01-22-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
Thanks! I just have tuna in oil but I did give...

Thanks! I just have tuna in oil but I did give him some of that. I think that may have helped some with his GI tract as that's working again now. He's been using the litter box enough today that I...
Forum: Pets   01-21-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
Thanks! Does anyone have any tips on how to get...

Thanks! Does anyone have any tips on how to get him to eat and drink? He'll drink some of the liquid from wet cat food, and that's all he wants to do. He seems to keep swallowing and reswallowing...
Forum: Pets   01-20-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
Sorry it took me so long to get back. Tigger is...

Sorry it took me so long to get back. Tigger is home and resting. He'll have his bandage on for at least another week but he is eating some now and trying to start using the litter box - they were...
Forum: Pets   01-16-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
We haven't made much progress identifying the...

We haven't made much progress identifying the dogs yet. One was a white pit bull, the other looked a little larger but not as blocky a build, with a yellowish color. We did speak to a neighbor boy...
Forum: Pets   01-14-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
Well, my cat is still alive. His ribs were...

Well, my cat is still alive. His ribs were crushed and the vet had to make some sort of cover for his diaphragm, which had also come unattached on one side. He was mostly out of it when we visited...
Forum: Pets   01-13-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
Thanks...I'll try to update tomorrow.

Thanks...I'll try to update tomorrow.
Forum: Pets   01-13-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
Thanks! His ribs were broken, and his spleen was...

Thanks! His ribs were broken, and his spleen was on the wrong side of his abdominal wall. There was more extensive damage once the vet got in there, but I don't know the details. He crawled half out...
Forum: Pets   01-13-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,538
Posted By Doodadsmom
I'm sorry, I almost never post here anymore, but...

I'm sorry, I almost never post here anymore, but I wanted to say something about this to someone. My cat had some nerve damage to his back legs and we've been keeping him in. He slipped out this...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-27-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 145
Posted By Doodadsmom
Oh, that reminds me of my childhood! Shka, shka,...

Oh, that reminds me of my childhood! Shka, shka, shka, shka, shka, ssshhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh...my grass fends for itself these days.
 
For me, the grackle singing in the front yard. Very pretty, in a...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   02-11-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 953
Posted By Doodadsmom
Grace Llewellyn's Teenage Liberation Handbook is...

Grace Llewellyn's Teenage Liberation Handbook is a good read. I know it's about quitting school (unschooling instead) but I read it as an adult and found it inspiring. There's a lot in there about...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   02-08-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By Doodadsmom
Thanks! Off to see what I can find along that...

Thanks! Off to see what I can find along that line... http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   02-04-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By Doodadsmom
My family and I sponsor a girl in Uganda and I'm...

My family and I sponsor a girl in Uganda and I'm getting up a package to send to her. I'd like to include a book, as from one of her previous letters I think she would like that. However, I'm not...
Forum: Women's Health   04-28-2010, 07:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 427
Posted By Doodadsmom
I'm trying to make some changes myself. Maybe if...

I'm trying to make some changes myself. Maybe if you made some small changes to what you're already doing. Have you tried kefir? It's not half bad as a milk substitute with cereal (though you might...
Forum: Women's Health   04-28-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By Doodadsmom
Thanks, Jessica. I guess I get a little paranoid...

Thanks, Jessica. I guess I get a little paranoid ... DS had a hairline fracture in his foot a few months back so, on the one hand, I'd like to get him checked since maybe he's prone to that type of...
Forum: Women's Health   04-28-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 461
Posted By Doodadsmom
Sorry, I haven't experienced it spreading...

Sorry, I haven't experienced it spreading firsthand this way...I can say that my mother had a mild case of shingles and kept my son for me while she had it, and he didn't catch it. I don't know how...
Forum: Women's Health   04-28-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By Doodadsmom
My son has been refusing to put weight on his...

My son has been refusing to put weight on his right leg today. He says it hurts midcalf, in the back, when he does. No pain unless he's trying to walk. He hasn't injured himself that I know of,...
Forum: Florida, Georgia, Alabama   02-10-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By Doodadsmom
Dr. Gilbert at Mountainview Pediatrics in...

Dr. Gilbert at Mountainview Pediatrics in Gainesville is good, if you'd rather go north. He'll give his opinion readily, but leaves decision making up to the parents. He is also the closest thing to...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-06-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 8
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Views: 598
Posted By Doodadsmom
Hi - I tried to access the coupons.com site and...

Hi - I tried to access the coupons.com site and I just get a blank screen. I get the same thing with bricks.coupons.com. Does anyone know what's wrong? I've been laid off and I'm trying to cut our...
Forum: Parenting   01-11-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,639
Posted By Doodadsmom
Quote: Originally Posted by kathteach...

Quote:
Originally Posted by kathteach http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14915944)
My son has autism and has a hard time...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-21-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 177
Posted By Doodadsmom
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/pr...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/praying.gif:
Forum: Gentle Discipline   07-16-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,256
Posted By Doodadsmom
There's an elderly (now retired) local...

There's an elderly (now retired) local pediatrician whose advice on discipline I do like. To parents who asked about slapping little hands when their babies/toddlers tried to touch what they...
Forum: Homebirth   03-03-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,038
Posted By Doodadsmom
I birthed at the hospital and spent a lot of my...

I birthed at the hospital and spent a lot of my labor time there in the tub. It was just a regular sized bathtub; I wanted so badly to be able to really get down IN the water. I had the shower going...
Forum: Personal Growth   10-02-2008, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,073
Posted By Doodadsmom
Quote: Originally Posted by bmcneal...

Quote:
Originally Posted by bmcneal http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12300423)
When I am around my mom, occasionally the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-14-2008, 04:58 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,451
Posted By Doodadsmom
[QUOTE=avengingophelia;11942871]1. My pets are...

[QUOTE=avengingophelia;11942871]1. My pets are my family. They do not like to be alone in another room or outside when there are people around. They are also very very comfortable with kids and very...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-12-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 284
Posted By Doodadsmom
Prayers for your brother in law and his family....

Prayers for your brother in law and his family. I've got someone over there right now, too.
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