Joey’s 4 Month Recheck

Joey the Garden Cat

    It’s been four months since Joey came to Azzore Veterinary Specialists for a CT Scan and tumor removal. Today he returned for a recheck. We have a special video of Dr. Dew showing Joey’s x-rays and explaining how Joey is doing today. Just click on the picture of Joey to view the video. You […]


Joey’s Biopsy Slides

Joey the Garden Cat Tumor Photo Micrograph #1

    As promised, below are photo micrographs of the actual tumor itself. Thank you, Dr. Doss, for providing these for us and for Joey’s fans. (You have to love the sense of clinical humor in the caption of the final picture.)  


Joey’s Pathology Report

  The final biopsy report is in and it’s good news for Joey the KTHV Garden Cat. Although the pathology report confirmed what we already knew — that Joey has osteosarcoma — the good news is, it hasn’t spread and all indications are that all of the tumor cells were removed. Watch as Dr. Terry […]


Joey’s Preliminary Biopsy Results

  We received the preliminary biopsy report on Joey the Garden Cat. In this video, Dr. Dew explains the pathology report. Click on the photo to watch the video, or scroll down to read the transcript. Video Transcript: We got back some preliminary information on Joey’s biopsy so we just wanted to pass it along […]


Joey’s One Week Recheck

Joey the Garden Cat's 1 Week Recheck

  Joey the Garden Cat came back to Azzore today for his 1 week post-surgery recheck and bandage removal. Dr. Dew reports on his progress and the recovery plan going forward in the video below. Click on the picture to view the video, or scroll down the page to read the transcript.   Transcript: Hi. […]


Theba’s (Momma/Agent) Message to Joey’s Fans

  Transcript: So we’re in Russellville. I’m Theba, I’m Joey’s momma/agent. We had a great ride this morning. Russellville is about an hour from Little Rock. And it’s his day — surgery day. So, we are going to wish and hope for the best, and I just wanted to thank everyone who has commented and […]


Joey the Garden Cat’s Treatment Plan

Dr. Dew Explains Joey the Garden Cat's Surgery Plan

After discussions with oncologist Dr. David Vail, at the School of Veterinary Medicine in Madison, WI, and with Joey’s momma/agent and other staff at KHTV, a decision has been made on what course of treatment to pursue for Joey. Joey’s medical team and his KTHV family is confident that this is the best way to […]


Dr. Hale’s Joey Update on Today’s KTHV Morning Show

  Dr. Bob Hale joined the KTHV Morning Show to give another update on Joey the Garden Cat. Click on the picture below to view the video, or scroll down to read the transcript of the interview. Liz: Out to the garden with Dr. Bob and Tom. Tom: We have Joey right here below us […]


Dr. Hale’s Update on KTHV

Dr. Bob Hale's Update on Joey the Garden Cat

  Dr. Bob Hale updated viewers on Joey the Garden Cat this afternoon on KTHV. You can view the video by clicking on the picture below, or scroll down to read the transcript of the interview. Liz: As you know, a tumor was recently found on Joey’s back leg. The pathology report came back today […]


POTW Candidates for April 9th thru April 13th

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Patient of the Week Candidates for the week of April 9th thru April 13th , 2012   Review the patient summaries below then vote for your favorite patient. The patient with the most votes wins the “Patient of the Week” title. Then the POTW with the most votes in a month will be dubbed Azzore’s […]