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Huge Jingles needed for Horse Show dad

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  • Huge Jingles needed for Horse Show dad

    Please spare a jingle and a prayer for my dad. He was taken to the hospital Monday nite with a high fever and high blood pressure. After blood cultures it was determined that he has a massive blood infection that they believe has it's origins in his implanted dialysis port. He is in surgery right now to have the port removed. This is very risky since anesthesia in an immune compromised person is always scary, also because the port runs near his heart and any clot could be fatal, also because he will be without a port and I don't know how he will get his dialysis. Very impatiently waiting for word.........

    THis is my horse show daddy, that sat at IHSA shows in Feb in the midwest with never a complaint and funded my lifelong dream of bringing a broodmare over from Germany. He is a decorated veteran who served his country proudly with honor and is much much beloved by two small children (mine) who just want to know if their "daps" is coming home soon.

    THanks guys!
    Holly
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    Forgot to add that my mom ws diagnosed with Parkinson's on Friday and she tried to get him into the car by herself (my dad thinks that he is Clint Eastwood - "I don't need no stinkin ambulance!").

    Just pulling my hair out with worry about them!
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    • #3
      Jingling with all my will. Sending best wishes and prayers your way. May God's hands guide the Surgeons' hands. Stay the course.

      http://community.webshots.com/user/ballyduff
      \"If you are going through hell, keep going.\" ~Churchill~

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      • #4
        you and yours will be in my prayers tonight.

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        • #5
          Jingles from CT for your mom, dad and you...
          MnToBe Twinkle Star: "Twinkie"
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          • #6
            Oh my - big jingles from here. Take care of yourself, too. It sounds as though they will need support.

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            • #7
              Jingling for your dad IHF! Hope he recovers quickly!
              Ridge Farm Inc.-full care retirement
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              • #8
                Jingles and prayers from Florida for your whole family.
                There are friends and faces that may be forgotten, but there are horses that never will be. - Andy Adams

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                • #9
                  Big big jingles for your family.
                  www.specialhorses.org
                  a 501(c)3 organization helping 501(c)3 equine rescues

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                  • #10
                    Thinking the best for you!

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                    • #11
                      Prayers for your parents and for you.

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                      • #12
                        Big jingles for you and your family.

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                        • #13
                          Jingles. Hope he recovers quickly. (((hugs)))
                          A good horseman doesn't have to tell anyone...the horse already knows.

                          Might be a reason, never an excuse...

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                          • #14
                            Jingling hard for you & your folks & hoping they clear up whatever is ailing your Dad ASAP!

                            I am the daughter of a WWII vet myself, so I am familiar with the mindset.
                            At 58 I am still his Little Girl....
                            His truck-driving, horse-hauling, farm-running Little Girl
                            *friend of bar.ka*RIP all my lovely boys, gone too soon:
                            Steppin' Out 1988-2004
                            Hey Vern! 1982-2009, Cash's Bay Threat 1994-2009
                            Sam(Jaybee Altair) 1994-2015

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                            • #15
                              Jingles and prayers!
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                              • #16
                                Jingles from MD that your dad will recover quickly.
                                Lowly Farm Hand with Delusions of Barn Biddieom.
                                Witherun Farm
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                                  Has someone started a light-a-candle page? I don't have the link.
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                                    Jingles for you and your dad!
                                    "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein

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                                    • #19
                                      Mega jingles and prayers!!!
                                      "Uh, if you're going to try that, shouldn't you unplug it first?"

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                                      • #20
                                        Big Jingles from Middle TN!
                                        "Farriers are the hairdressers of the horse world. They know everything about everybody..."-Lildunhorse

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