Foxtails Everywhere: Dogs & Owners Beware!

It’s foxtail season! Those pesky grass awns may seem innocuous when you’re walking around outside, but they certainly can be troublesome. Foxtails can easily burrow their way into your dog’s body and become a major problem! Don’t know what foxtails look like? Check out this google image search… This dog came into the shelter with swollen paws Read More …

Dog Stabbed Multiple Times, Stitched Up At Shelter & Reunited With Owner

Cost of Care provided by the San Jose Animal Care Center: $1,500-2,000 No sooner did an officer ask me if I knew about “the dog coming in” that “the dog” came walking into the shelter’s medical clinic, accompanied by multiple Animal Services Officers and actively bleeding from multiple stab wounds. I received no advance notice. But that’s often how Read More …