...
There is a power outage within the North Ryde area. If you have an emergency, our Prospect Hospital is open 24/7. You can call them on 8609-9444. Ausgrid have advised the power will be restored within the next 2 hours. We thank you for your patience
Menu

#sashcancerhero: Eloise Campbell: Mr Meowgi

Published on November 3, 2022.

Story from #sashcancerhero: Eloise Campbell: Mr Meowgi

Mr Meowgi had a long history of gastro issues which included constipation, vomiting, ulcers.

We went to our regular vet as he had increasing in vomiting and they gave him some medication to stop vomiting which didn’t work, changed vets where they did bloods and were slightly abnormal and had a temperature gave medications and review next day, his temperature was still going up and had a decrease in appetite, he still wasn’t picking up and his breathing became shallow and his bowel motion was turning black, decrease urine out put, couldn’t walk very far back to our vet who then referred us to SASH at Tuggerah for further investigations, he was anemic, hypoxic, lost a lot of weight in a short time, very high temperature.

The emergency vet Dr Monica Olivier took the time to explain what was happening and the possibilities for him getting so sick and the options and what we could do.

Mr Meowgi was referred to Dr Patrick Byrne where he performed an ultrasound of his abdomen and found that his stomach, stomach lining, bowel, small intestine, kidneys were full of very small and very aggressive tumours. All of his gastro issues turned into cancer. Chemo wouldn’t of cured him, only would of kept him going for a few weeks. His cancer was not cureable.

The whole time Mr Meowgi was at SASH the staff were amazing and caring, from the admin to vets. Dr Patrick put Mr Meowgi to sleep and didn’t rush us at any point and gave us time with him in the quite room.

The loss of Mr Meowgi has affected our other animals and they lost their best friend. He only just turned 9.

Thank you for everything you did for him

SASH Favicon

SASH is home to some of Australia’s leading specialists and veterinary experts. If you have any concerns about your pet, please get in touch with us.

Tagged with:
SASH Vets

Share your pet’s cancer story for a chance to win!

Related stories

Cancer Awareness

Natasha Rizk
Newsletter
We only fill your inbox with happiness.

Share this page