My black lab recently had surgery for an ear hematoma. She has had her stitches out for about two weeks now. She came in from outside today and happen to notice that on the inside flap of her ear there is a smallish wart like bump. I have no idea what it is. Any suggestions?View Thread
Bless you for rescuing Pit Bulls! They can be really good and sweet dogs but they get such a bad rep. I personally do not have a pit bull in my family but my best friend does and he is one of the sweetest dogs I've ever met.View Thread
I only have one rescue story. My dog was given to us by the neighbors. They bred their black lab with another black lab and when she had her puppies they gave us one because they said we were so nice about pet sitting when they were away.
One of my cats was born to me. I used to foster cats who were looking for a home and one of the cats I fostered was pregnant. She had her kittens when she was with me. I kept one of the kittens, my mom took one, my dad took one, and each of my brother's took one. Plus my mom ended up adopting the mama cat too.
My rescue story doesn't involve an organization though. My neighbors who lived across the street moved out and left their declawed calico kitty behind. It was the middle of February and freezing cold outside. I went out to check the mail and she saw me from across the street. She made eye contact and ran up to me meowing. I asked around and found out her story and decided to take her in. Later, through my vet I found out that she had injuries consistent with abuse. So she had a rough life before she came to me. Now she's a spoiled little lap kitty.View Thread
My 16 year old cat was recently diagnosed with advanced kidney failure. He only has about 15% use of his kidneys. After speaking extensively with my vet and doing tons and tons of research we have decided not to start the treatments since they wouldn't do much good and will only prolong his suffering. I know that sometime in the near future I'm going to have to make that call to put him down. I just don't know how long I should wait or exactly what signs I should look for to know when that time is. What do you think I should look for and watch for to know when it's time?View Thread
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