Fido realizes he’s at the vet, he puts on the brakes, backs up, and backs his head right out of the collar. The owner is left looking foolish, holding an empty collar dangling from the leash, while Fido books it, naked, down the drive.
The main thing I remember was the cardiologist yelling at me to stop asking so many questions. I guess I was curious. I know I was lucky. My heart gave me warning. No actual heart attack. No sudden death. Just gratitude.
What to do depends a lot on your personal philosophy, your finances, your veterinarian, and Gummy Bear’s exact circumstances.
If it turns out to be neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis, then sadly, there is nothing we can do.
He developed a weakness in the hind legs resulting in an abnormal gait usually indicative of a spinal cord problem, but we still couldn’t localize any particular place that hurt.
Anticoagulant rodenticides are tricky: People mistakenly think that because the dog looks fine at first, they will continue to be fine.
A mouthful for humans to say, Feline Orofacial Pain Syndrome (FOPS) can leave cats with a mouthful of misery.
—Santa Claus was everywhere, because everybody, all together, stopped being selfish and wanted other people to be happy.”
We trust he will tell us when it’s time to say good-bye.
When winter comes, cats can find some unusual, and dangerous, places to keep warm.