Madison, an Anatolian Shepherd dog, waited for weeks outside his burned down California home after the Camp Fire, to be reunited with his owner, Andrea Gayford. K9 Paw Print Rescue’s Shayla Sullivan found him.
Pets are increasingly at risk of flu season-related illness for one reason in particular: Flu season coincides with travel season. And the more we travel, the more our pets are subject to infectious diseases and/or stress-related disorders.
ATLANTA -- More than half a century has passed since my oldest brother drowned trying to save our cousin. I was just 9 years old, but I remember that time like it was yesterday -- not just my mother’s gut-wrenching wails when she heard the news but the pitiful whimpering of his dog Tippie as he lay at the side of my brother’s casket.
Karma the puppy ended up falling into the water after visiting the Sugar Land, TX swimming pool for the first time. The three-second clip was immediately cut off as the video recorder, Philip Essissima, rushed to save the puppy from drowning.
My Maltese dog has bladder stones and we’re told they need to be removed with surgery. But I’ve been reading things that say stones can be dissolved with a special diet or a laser. Is surgery absolutely necessary?