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Friday, April 3, 2009

Pathology Results

It's cancer.  Grade 1 mast cell tumor with no clean margins (there are still cancerous cells left behind).

She just turned 4 years old.   I am devastated.


  1. Oh no... my heart just goes out to you.

    I wish I could give you a big big hug.

    What can they do for her?

    Please give her big hugs from us.

    We will be praying for her.

    Please let us know if there is anything that we can do.

    Lots of Luv & Kisses
    Addie, Lucie, and Staci

  2. Crap. We will keep positive thoughts for you guys. Diana

  3. Oh no Kim, I am so sorry to hear this...Jenilee

  4. We are so saddened by this.
    Our hearts are with you, Kim.


  5. Oh Kim. I'm so sorry. Please let me know if I can do anything at all. Anything.

  6. Oh no! I am so sorry....it is so hard loving a Berner. Too much cancer with them.

    Can anything be done??? When I was worried that my Loki had a MCT on his snout (we were lucky it is a histiocytoma), I thought I read that chemo was quite effective with Stage 1.

    Giant hugs to you. 4 is so young.


  7. Kim....I am so sorry!!! You know we will all do anything at all to help....please don't hesitate if you need anything...just ask.

  8. Mom she's gonna be okay!
    I Love you

  9. We all need to think positive thoughts for Maggie. She is a happy girl and deserves to beat this

  10. Judy is right, positive thoughts for Maggie :)

  11. Ms. Kim,
    We are so sorry to hear about your Maggie's MCT. We have lost two of our Golden brothers, Chance and Gordon, to MCTs and Homer had one removed and he seems to be doing OK for over a year now. We know that no matter what happens that you'll be takinh good care of Maggie and maybe spoiling her more than usual. We will be howling to the big DOG tonight for Maggie to be better. You'll do whatever is best for Maggie. You love her and she loves you
    - Homer J., Jubal, J.E.B., Sophie, Shelby Belle, Jack, Abby, Max, Shiloh, Alex, Boru and Jenny = The Bumpass Hounds and Kittess at:

  12. Kim, I am sorry to hear this today about Maggie..I will keep thinking positive thoughts..life sometimes is just not fair..
    If anything I can do to help please let me know..give a hug to Maggie from me and the Weims..