The Canine Addison's Photo Gallery
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Niki
Name: ~Niki~

Breed: Newfoundland

Sex: Female

Age Diagnosed w/Addison's: 2 1/2 years old


Comments: Niki was diagnosed with Addisons in December 1996, though we suspect she most likely had it for about a year prior to diagnosis. She has been doing very well for the past 3 years on DOCP, with a weekly maintenance dose of pred. Niki is a wonderful dog, who loves to be around people, especially children, and draws "Ooohs and Ahhhs" everywhere we go.


Desiree
Name: ~Desiree~

Breed: Toy Poodle

Sex: Female

Age Diagnosed w/Addison's: 14 1/2 years old


Comments: Feb. 24th, 2000 will be Des's 5th month anniversary with AD without complications and, her 15th birthday! "Happy Birthday Desi our beloved girl." The time, money etc....dealing with this disease has been a small price to pay for such love and joy she has given us. You go girl~!!


Booker
Name: ~Booker~

Breed: Great Dane

Sex: Male

Age Diagnosed w/Addison's: 11 months old


Comments: Our world stopped when Booker crashed. We're so thankful that he was diagnosed quickly and his treatment (DOCP and prednisone) is going well. We now fondly refer to him as our third car payment! Booker makes friends wherever we go. We have regular stops through the neighborhood shops for him to collect kisses, rubs and treats -- his favorite things! **Visit Booker's Page !!


Alta
Name: ~Alta~

Breed: Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

Sex: Male

Age Diagnosed w/Addison's: One year old


Comments:Alta's been on DOCP and pred since his diagnosis, and is now back to his old puppy self!! Here he is, king of all he surveys, guarding the oven... There's FOOD in there!!

WE LOVE OUR ALTA-NATOR TO PIECES!!!

Penny
Name: ~Penny~

Breed: Toy Poodle

Sex: Female

Age Diagnosed w/Addison's: 3 1/2 years old


Comments:I'm feeling pretty sorry for myself for having to put up with being groomed! I think it's quite an ordeal, and don't like it at all! But Mom makes me go anyway.


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