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Update on Dobby

 Dobby is a laid back and happy staffordshire terrier mix who had her most recent surgery in March 2013 to treat her injured and infected knee. Dobby is recovering in one of Austin Pets Alive!’s foster homes. According to Will McKinney, her foster … Continue reading

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Victory is Ours! An Update from Dr. Ellen Jefferson

This past Wednesday, a trial was held to determine the custody rights of Victory. Her original owners had come forward stating they had been looking for her since she went missing, and wanted her back. When questioned, they argued that … Continue reading

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Little Miss Chloe

Sweet Chloe was taken into the shelter with severe neglected demodex manage and a horrible secondary infection that developed from the untreated mange.  Chloe, which means “blooming”, has certainly lived up to her name since she was picked up from … Continue reading

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What a difference APA! makes! Update on Bonnie 9-6-08

Bonnie is continuing to become more healthy and happy every day!  Now that she is stronger, we have begun integrating her into playtime outside with our other dogs and she loves it.  When we weighed her tonight she was almost 55 pounds … Continue reading

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Bonnie’s Before Photos

Look at how far our miracle dog has come!  Remember the shocking “Before” photos?

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She is a bonny Bonnie lass…

Sorry it’s been awhile since the last update on Bonnie.  She is doing fabulous – when we last weighed her at home she was up to 42lbs!  Her rib cage has almost disappeared with a little extra padding and her … Continue reading

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A Setback for Bonnie

Wednesday night I came home from a committee meeting to find our precious Bonnie dog panting heavily, shallowly and whimpering in pain.  She had been perfectly fine earlier in the day, so I was alarmed that her demeanor had changed … Continue reading

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Update on Bonnie 7-26-08

We received the pathology results from Bonnie’s biopsies this week and as we feared, she does have a severe fungal infection called Pythiosis.  Only about 15% of dogs survive.  However, with all of the prayer and support around Phoenix and … Continue reading

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