Ouch… Dog has bad encounter with porcupine

elaine | August 14, 2012

Roaming around her backyard pond in Blanchard, Oklahoma (near Norman) Bulldog, Bella Mae was ambushed by a porcupine July 29 in the scorching heat. The Animal Emergency Center of Norman said more than 500 quills penetrated the three-year-old bulldog – including “many” on her tongue.
“She was sedated and anesthetized immediately. After removing [...]

Colorado pet airline helps with dog rescue

elaine | February 7, 2010

A pet only airline crew out of Denver is making sure that some rescued dogs get a safe flight out of danger.
  The Dogs were taken from a suspected puppy mill in Mississippi and today the American Humane Association’s animal emergency responders will load 34 of the seized dogs onto a plane today operated by [...]