Tuesday 20 December 2016

Tama-Chan Tuesday

Tama-Chan: Today is an important day for me because #1 and I are going for a follow-up visit to Dr. C's. It has been three weeks since my last visit and I feel and look good, but Dr. C wants to check me out before making decisions on long-term treatment, so may I ask you to cross paws for me? We will update later, after we get back home.

Despite #1's usual busy-ness, things have been fairly quiet here. The days are short as it's not really light until 9am and gets dark by 5pm. We enjoy the sunpuddles when we get them although they have become increasingly rare ans fickle.

Here is a shot of me last week, supervising #1 as she got things ready for Mr. G before heading off to Paris:

Here I am, making the Christmas tree look even lovelier!

You know that when I was a tiny little girl, I actually climbed the Christmas tree?! Look! I have proof!

And finally, here I am, lying in a nice sunpuddle:

VET VISIT UPDATE: #1 here. We are just back from the vet's. Dr C was delighted with Tama's progress and her current state. She said that Tama has responded very well to the medication and looks wonderful. We will continue to slowly reduce the diuretic, as the heart support Benazepryl starts to kick in properly (it apparently takes 1-2 months). Needless to say, I am just so pleased!


  1. The picture of you climbing the Christmas tree is so cute, Tama ! We cross our paws for your visit at the vet. Purrs

  2. We wish you a great check up Tama.
    We think you do make the tree look lovelier :)
    Any desires to climb the tree again?
    Purrs Georgia,Julie and JJ

  3. I am sending some purrs your way, Tama! I hope the vet has a good plan for you.

  4. We are so pleased that Tama has made progress with Dr.C and she is feeling much better than she did before. We bet #1 is relieved and has got her smiley face on!

  5. Oh wonderful news, dear Tama! Wonderful! It's the best present #1 could get for Christmas! We're so happy for you.
    What a little sweetheart- right to the top you went. Beautiful and brave!

  6. WooHoo! A round of treats for all the Chans!
    We are so pleased to hear of a good report for you Tama!
    Huge purrs from across the pond...
    Sami and Sama ... PE Island Chans xx

  7. That is great news from the vet. We hope the new medicine continues to keep you as healthy as can be.

  8. Tama, we are very glad to hear that your vet visit went well! It is great that you can continue to slowly reduce the diuretic. You also look lovely posing with the Christmas tree!

  9. That is wonderful news that you had a good vet visit, Tama. You look cute in the Christmas tree. I used to climb ours also. The only time Eric tried to climb it, he pulled the lot down and never tried again.

  10. Coucou Tama,
    Nous on est super contentes que ton traitement il marche bien. Tu as besoin d'avoir un coeur en pleine forme !
    Tu es très jolie à côté de ton sapin de Noël... tu le mets en valeur !
    Vivement que les jours rallongent. On veut de longues journées !
    Loustiquette et Hisia

  11. All those good vibes worked Tama
    Lily & Edward

  12. That is wonderful news Tama! We are gonna join y'all in a great big Happy Dance!

  13. We bet this news will be at the top of the list for #1's favorite Christmas pressies!!! Great news!!!

    Woos - Lightning and Misty

  14. I'm so glad to hear the check up with Dr.C went well. Yeah! I love the picture of you climbing up the Christmas tree, Tama-Chan! Also, you do make the Christmas tree look more decorative standing in front of it. It seems Mr.G will be taking care of you all while #1 is in Paris. You're in good hands. It's a great day for Tama-Chan Tuesday!

  15. Glad to know Tama-chan is doing good. Gosh your sunrise is late compared to ours, but our sunset is earlier. Oh well, tomorrow the sun starts coming back to us!

  16. Mes so furry happy yous is doing well Tama! Yous (and Genji) is in my purrayers every night!
    And mes must say, yous looks marvelous darling!

  17. So glad the vet had good news. We are sending more healing purrs that the medication works properly and Tama has a long happy life.


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