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Walk for Epilepsy 2010 (Boston, MA)

Posted by 4pawsforalex on May 24, 2010 at 4:33 PM Comments comments (2)

Hi Folks,


We had wonderful weather this past Saturday for the 2010 Walk for Epilepsy held at Artesani Park in Boston.


Our team Alex's Angels had 54 walkers and we came in as the 11th top funraising team.  We had 50+ people who joined us for this great cause and we were able to raise over $1,800 we raised ~ $200 last year because we were a last minute team addition, so this year we set our...

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Blog Update -- 5/14/2010

Posted by 4pawsforalex on May 14, 2010 at 2:57 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi Folks,


Well it has been a year since our last update, wow time has gone by quickly.  Our last post was about the 16th Annual Walk for Epilepsy in Boston.  We have been doing most of our communication on Facebook with family and friends.


It is that time of year again, the 17th Annual Walk for Epilepsy is being held on Saturday May 22, 2010...

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Our Blog Updated 5/16/2009

Posted by 4pawsforalex on May 16, 2009 at 7:14 PM Comments comments (3)

Hi Folks,


***  Walk for Epilepsy  Day ***

     Well the day started very early at 6:30am we were up and getting ready so we could leave by 7:30-7:45AM to be at check-in by 8:30amAlex slept until ~7AM this morning but once he was up he was very excited.

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Our Blog Updated - 5/14/2009

Posted by 4pawsforalex on May 14, 2009 at 7:08 PM Comments comments (6)

     Boy has it been a long time since we last posted.  A lot has been going on.  We had an appointment in Boston in the beginning of April,  and we added another seizure med.


    Alex had been having quite a few absence seizures and we were really concerned that he was missing a lot at school. And not to mention he was very spacey. So we started the new med (Zarontin) Easter Sunday. ...

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Alex is starting to have more frequent absence Siezures

Posted by 4pawsforalex on March 11, 2009 at 10:37 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi Folks,


     We just added a few vidoes of Honor playing in the snow.  Also recently Alex has started having more frequent absence seizures.  What is an absence seizure you ask.  When Alex has an absence seizure he will often "blank out" anywhere from a few seconds to 30-40 seconds at a time. During this time, Alex doesn't seem to hear his teacher/or us call his name, he usually...

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Too good to be true!

Posted by 4pawsforalex on March 6, 2009 at 7:54 PM Comments comments (29)

Hi Folks,


     Well we had an exciting day today and it was not in a good way.  Just after lunch Alex had an absence seizure at school.  He did seem not himself today, kind of droopy.  So much for the Dec. 18th day (last time he had a seizure), but life was good until today, but today brought us back down to earth.


     The...

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It's March 3rd, Alex was sick today

Posted by 4pawsforalex on March 3, 2009 at 7:18 PM Comments comments (0)

Hi folks,


Alex stayed home from school today as he was tossing and turning all night long, by morning time he didn't have any energy to get up so he stayed in bed until mid morning.  Chacking his temperature he had a fever of 103 deg.  Hopefully, Alex's sickness will not bring on any seizures.  It was remarkable that Honor stayed by his side until he feel back asleep, however the other dogs playing dow...

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February Vacation, some time off finally!

Posted by 4pawsforalex on February 21, 2009 at 6:34 AM Comments comments (0)

              I guess I didn't get back to post photos like I said last time.  No worries, I already posted them before updating the blog.  Take a look.
     Since the last time posting Honor has been working hard, going to school when there is school of course (there have been many days off due to snow this year).
     Alex has bee...

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Sorry it has taken so long to get here, but everday life took over once we got home.

Posted by 4pawsforalex on December 20, 2008 at 12:59 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi Folks,

This one is going to be a long one since we haven't posted in so long.

     Last time we posted we were still at 4 Paws, graduating.  The next day we left for home departing the hotel ~9:30AM.  We made an area in the back of the SUV for Honor to lay down.  He was excellent traveling in the car.  Every few hours we stopped for a rest break.  The GPS told us to take the northern route back home (via Rte 80), the scenery...

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We Graduated

Posted by 4pawsforalex on October 31, 2008 at 12:47 AM Comments comments (2)

Hi Folks,

    This will be short one, it is late and we have to start back in the morning.   We had our test with Jeremy it went well, he saw no issues that needed to be corrected.

    After we finished at the mall, we went back to 4 Paws to do paperwork.  While Deanna did paperwork, I gave Honor a bath.  We spent of 45 minutes drying him.

 &n...

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