Shiro’s Injury

May 13, 2009

The Sis here. The boys were playing, running around chasing each other and play fighting as usual. My Dad and brother were the only ones home and out of the room. They heard a crash and ran in to see what had happened. Shiro was lying under the table with his front legs out in front of them and he couldn’t get up. My Dad and brother were afraid that he had slammed his legs of a chair rung under the table and broken them both. They had to find a vet that was still open, and travelled about an hour to a 24 hour vet. The vet took x-rays and no bones were broken. He gave Shiro a shot for the pain and some pills. He said it was a deep tissue injury, like a bruise under the skin in the muscle. He is walking a little more gingerly now, but other than that seems like usual. Keep Shiro in your thoughts and prayers though, that he will heal quickly, have no complications, and not get hurt again.


11 Responses to “Shiro’s Injury”

  1. Cynthia said

    Oh no, poor Shiro I hope he’ll get better soon and that he’ll be able to run just like before.

    Our thoughts are with him.

  2. Oh no! Poor Shiro. We’re glad that no bones were broken and hope he recovers quickly and all is back to normal. We’re sending positive thoughts his way.

  3. leucat said

    Shiro we hope you get better soon! You’re in our thoughts.

  4. Simba said

    Poor Shiro, we are sending healing vibes, get well soon.

    Simba and Jazzi xxx

  5. Joe Stains said

    Oh no, this stinks. We are sending lots of healing vibes!!!!

  6. Monkey said

    I really hope Shiro will feel better soon!!! And will chew the chair as revenge. (joking, I am not giving any ideas to him or anything). I’ll think good thoughts and hopefully they’ll help him to heal!

  7. Oh no Shiro, you poor thing, I will say a prayer for you.

    Hope you get all better soon.

    Love and Licks
    Brownie Roo

  8. shirokuma & Annie said

    goodness! we’re glad to hear that you’re okay Shiro. please be careful when running around the house. these humans place furniture everywhere like booby-traps! i’ve slammed my face into walls, tables and chairs all the time. thank god i’m still cute! =D

  9. Amber-Mae said

    Oh Shiro, we’ll be think about you till you heal. Please get lots of rest.

    Solid Gold Dancer + Puppies

  10. Janice said

    Hope Shiro’s leg heals fast. Our Kimiko had a pulled ligament earlier this year and was on 6 weeks “reduced activity” — we know that “reduced activity” is hard for a Shiba!

  11. Huskee Boy said

    Poor Shiro!! Our thoughts are with him and sending him healing vibes.. (can you feel it Shiro??)..

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