Archive for May, 2010

It’s Slinky, It’s Slinky

May 4, 2010

Sweet ol’ girl

Half-blind and totally deaf, Slinky is living the life in a nice retirement community in Surprise, Ariz. At 15 years old, she’s diabetic, has had back surgery, and has survived colon cancer and the surgery that came with it. She’s now the spoiled “only child” in Cole’s grandparents’ house, both of her sisters passing away in the last year.

And I think she is loving this “only child” lifestyle! G’pa and G’ma are at her beck and call. She barks and one of them is right there to make sure she is happy and comfortable and well-fed. She loves to be scratched around the ears. And I think G’ma has cooked more than one meal just for her…