Sammy News Update

Me and the gimpy mutatoe listened into the phone when the humans were talking to the surgeon and apparently Sammy ruptured a disc and came through surgery wonderfully. His spinal cord is fantastic, everything went well, and he's by now had dinner and is recuperating in his little recovery crate at the hospital.

The humans did the happy dance with us to celebrate. They could have picked him up tomorrow, but the human man has to drive to another state for a stupid work meeting, so they'll bring him home friday morning.

I'm sure he's going to be all drugged up and we probably won't get to play with him at all, he'll probably smell funny, like he did when he came home from his bionic hip surgery. I'm guessing that he'll start bragging about his bionic spine next, and how expensive he is and worth more than us, but that's fine. I miss his stupid girly yapping and bragging. I miss him so much that I've been playing with the suck up gimpy mutatoe out in the yard, but I'm being "gentle" as the human woman reminds me. I guess no more slamming heads into the ground or humping any more. Sigh. These gimpies are too fragile for me.

Here's a picture of Sammy before the "incident":


  1. Doodles is so glad that Sammy is going to be okay and home in a few days. If you need any advise of how to be gentle and still be a Husky, let me know -- I've perfected my ways since Da dad's operation.

  2. Anonymous7:25 PM

    Harrr, that be great news on Sammy. Maybe he can be an honorary pirate.

    Cap'n Maverick the Pirate

  3. Anonymous7:46 PM

    Great news! Is the plan back on for Jan 1?

  4. Anonymous7:48 PM

    Harroooh, Harroooh! Great news! Sammy will be glad to be back with you guys too. Families need to stick together.

    Roxie, Sammy & Andy

  5. Anonymous8:26 PM

    So glad that Sammy is going to be okay - it is a huge relief to us all. I am sure you will look after him Meeshka when he gets home - you are a big softy afterall :-)


  6. Anonymous8:32 PM

    Wonderful news!! All those doggie prayers and well wishes sure paid off!

    The hard part will be for you to be nice to him for a while. We'll start praying for you now.

    That is such a cute picture of Sammy!! He's quite adorable.


  7. Anonymous9:18 PM

    Oh so glad that Sammy is ok and will be home soon. You guys can celebrate the new year count down together. :)

    ~ fufu

  8. Im so glad Sammy is ok. Give him a BIG hug from me, and I hope he is feeling better soon.

  9. Anonymous1:56 AM

    Boxer healing vibes coming Sammy's way. I hope he heals up quickly - it's hard to have a hurt brother. We are thinking about you.

  10. Anonymous2:05 AM

    Wow - glad he's going to be okay! Being nice is going to be tough!

  11. Woo-woo-woo!!! good to hear all is well and you will get to bring in the New Year with him.


  12. Anonymous10:46 AM

    Wow, that's great news! Grab him by the neck and throw him around for me when he gets home. Well, no maybe that's not the best idea. But let him know we all are REALLY glad to hear things are going well! And wish him a good recovery!!!
    PS: Ammy thinks he's cute!

  13. Hey Meeshka,

    Tell Sammy to get well.

    Yours in fluff,



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