Emma

Poor little girl cannot pee!
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This campaign successfully reached its funding goal and ended 2 months ago
113% Funded
  • $2,256.00 Donated
  • $2,000.00 Goal
  • 34 Donors
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About the Campaign

Emma may have Urethral Cancer

In March of this year Emma had blood in her pee, and seemed to sometimes be uncomfortable. Emma’s owner, Lucia, is a senior citizen, and disabled, so she had difficulty getting Emma to the vet, but she managed. The doctor’s first approach was to treat Emma for a UTI (urinary tract infection), which basically involves a cycle of antibiotics.

However, this did not work and Emma continued to have her problem. The doctor then referred Emma and Lucia to a specialist, which was another difficult vet visit, and the specialist believes it may be Urethral Cancer, or maybe another type of cancer in the same area, such as the bladder.

Financial situation

Lucia is a disabled senior citizen, with spinal and neck issues from a fall. She receives disability, which is not very much, and so she started looking for organizations to help her with Emma’s bill. She got connected with Miranda’s People (link here), which helps dogs with cancer, but since Emma has not been diagnosed yet, they could not start a campaign for Emma. The staff at Miranda’s people paid on their own for Emma’s first series of tests, hoping they could get a clear diagnosis, but unfortunately, the tests were inconclusive.

Lucia got Emma as a puppy almost nine years ago. Some kids in the neighborhood were walking around trying to give Emma away. They had found her stray, and taken her home, but their parents told them “no dogs!” Lucia was worried Emma would end up in the wrong hands, and took her in.

Now Lucia (with the help of staff at Miranda’s people) has spent almost $2000 getting Emma treated and diagnosed. But, the tests have been inconclusive so far, and another round of different tests is needed. Miranda’s People is on board to help Emma if a cancer diagnosis comes back, as are we at Free Animal Doctor, so it is really important to get Emma this series of tests right now!

Emma still has blood in her pee, and there is some indication she is now having trouble peeing. The situation is getting kind of urgent now, so donations are needed right away! All donations are only for Emma, and will only be paid to the vet for her exams and testing! Can you help little Emma today?

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45 comments

  • Dana Haveson

    Feel better soon Emma!

    June 11, 2021 at 12:05 pm Reply

    • Peacelovejoy62@yahoo.com

      Thank you Dana! And thank you anonymous donor!

      June 12, 2021 at 6:06 am Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you so much Dana!

      June 12, 2021 at 4:41 pm Reply

  • Peacelovejoy62@yahoo.com

    Thank you Dana! And thank you anonymous donor!

    June 12, 2021 at 6:08 am Reply

  • Bark Ave Janet Harrison

    I’m donating because this is one of my very special customers and I want her to get better! We love her so much!

    June 12, 2021 at 2:12 pm Reply

    • Lucia Romanelli

      Thank you!

      June 15, 2021 at 12:43 am Reply

    • Lucia Romanelli

      Janet, you are a dog angel! Thank you!

      June 15, 2021 at 12:55 am Reply

  • Lucia

    Thank you Jessica for caring and your generosity Jessica!!!

    June 12, 2021 at 4:44 pm Reply

  • Lucia

    Thank you Bark Ave. and Biscuit. You guys are the best!!!

    June 12, 2021 at 4:45 pm Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    I pray you can get the help you need soon you are such a beautiful little dog I just hate to see any dog in pain.

    June 13, 2021 at 10:10 am Reply

    • Peacelovejoy62@yahoo.com

      Thank you!

      June 14, 2021 at 6:53 am Reply

    • Lucia Romanelli

      Thank you!

      June 14, 2021 at 6:56 am Reply

  • Lucia

    Thank you all so much!! You’ve lifted my heart!

    June 13, 2021 at 6:13 pm Reply

  • rudy pock

    What a sweetie

    June 13, 2021 at 9:20 pm Reply

    • Lucia Romanelli

      Thank you!

      June 15, 2021 at 12:42 am Reply

  • Carol Kalinoski

    To help Emma get back to health so that she can live out the rest of her life without illness. Hugs!

    June 14, 2021 at 5:05 am Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you! Hugs to you too!

      June 14, 2021 at 6:55 am Reply

  • Peacelovejoy62@yahoo.com

    OMG! Thank you all so much!!!

    June 14, 2021 at 6:51 am Reply

  • Beverly Rosas

    Please get better Emma!

    June 14, 2021 at 8:01 am Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you so much!

      June 14, 2021 at 8:51 am Reply

  • Tahitia Ruby

    I wish & I pray for little Emma to get diagnosed & treated ASAP! I’m on disability too & if I could donate more I would. I don’t know what I’d do if it was my Lulu. Probably this same thing God bless you & Emma

    June 14, 2021 at 8:13 pm Reply

    • Lucia Romanelli

      Thank you!

      June 15, 2021 at 12:41 am Reply

  • Marlene Licitra

    Bless Emma

    June 15, 2021 at 2:00 pm Reply

    • Lucia Romanelli

      Thank you!

      June 15, 2021 at 2:58 pm Reply

  • Janet

    From Tobin’s bar….they are wishing Emma well!

    June 20, 2021 at 3:04 am Reply

  • Janet

    Bark Ave is posting this on behalf of Tobin’s Bar in Ronkonkoma….they are all wishing Emma well!

    June 20, 2021 at 4:38 am Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you Robins Bar! Bless your hearts!

      June 25, 2021 at 12:38 pm Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    Donating again please help little Emma she is the most adorable little dog and so deserving.

    June 27, 2021 at 12:29 pm Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you for your caring and generosity Laura!

      July 24, 2021 at 5:35 pm Reply

  • santa barbato

    Good luck Emma, may God bless you and all who help you.

    June 29, 2021 at 2:31 pm Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    Hang in there Emma!!

    July 5, 2021 at 2:39 pm Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    Donating again! I pray you get this surgery.

    July 8, 2021 at 5:50 pm Reply

  • Lucia

    She’s going to die.

    July 21, 2021 at 10:15 am Reply

    • Laura

      What do you mean she’s going to die because she hasn’t had the other testing. Is she not doing well right now?

      July 22, 2021 at 4:41 am Reply

      • Lucia

        Emma needs a few tests and has to go to Manhattan for a specialist with equipment small enough for her.

        July 24, 2021 at 5:33 pm Reply

        • Lucia

          I know now with the generous donations that Emma will be able to get help!Thank you everyone!

          July 24, 2021 at 5:37 pm Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    Please people donate she’s such a sweet looking little dog we can’t let her die.

    July 22, 2021 at 4:44 am Reply

  • Lucia

    My heart is broken. I can’t watch her die.

    July 23, 2021 at 6:59 am Reply

  • Anonymous

    I pray Emma gets everything she needs!

    July 23, 2021 at 7:06 pm Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you!

      July 24, 2021 at 5:29 pm Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    Your going to make it Emma!

    July 25, 2021 at 4:20 am Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you Laura for being such a good supporter of Emma.

      July 27, 2021 at 10:13 am Reply

  • Lucia

    Meeting this goal will help Emma so much. Thank you again everyone!

    July 27, 2021 at 10:10 am Reply

  • Laura Gilder

    You made it Emma you can now get your Tests, you’re a special little girl I love the seniors my senior dog has lymphoma and he is fighting hard and winning and you will win too! Good health to you Emma, you’ll be fine!!

    July 28, 2021 at 5:44 pm Reply

    • Lucia

      Thank you Laura! I’ll pray for your little guy!

      July 28, 2021 at 6:15 pm Reply