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I returned to the vet today for an ultrasound and they saw various nodules in the liver and one up against the pancreas. I was told the nodules aren't uncommon in older dogs, but their suspicion is cancer.

I'm going to explore what I can do to improve her liver function, and hopefully with her pancreas enzyme supplements, she'll regain some weight. Maybe she has only a month left, or maybe much more.

What's been getting to me today is regret that we moved to a new house... our last one was so wonderful for her.... an acre of land, great areas for catch, a creek, critters galore, loads of fun daily. I wish we could spend our days there again.
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