Acie. My former dog was diabetic. Needles every morning. She went blind and I had cataract surgery done. My guess is her 14 years cost over $20K. Just be glad they have you and they are having a long life.
Here's the current crew as in the 2008 Christmas Card: http://www.sssl.ca/br/
The three black and white ones are Grandma, Mother and baby...three generations.