Dog's Lives We've Changed
Meet the pups who have received medical care grants from the Bow Wow Buddies
“She is great! Just yesterday I had taken her on these trails for a walk & so she can experience a new place. Running & jumping like nothing ever happened. We were able to get her surgery done quickly thanks to y'alls help.”
Care for by:Garza Vet Clinic
Meet Nebula, a young, playful 1-year-old American Bulldog from Houston, Texas. This sweet pup unfortunately broke her leg while running and needed surgery right away. Nebula is full of energy, so this was heartbreaking for her parents and stressful for Nebula. The medical expenses for surgery were adding up and so was the cost for recovery treatment. That’s when the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation stepped in to award Nebula a grant to assist with the treatment costs.
“He is back to his old self, running and playing. We are back to our morning and afternoon walks. Going to the dog park and back playing at the Camp Bow Wow Peoria.”
Care for by:Pekin Veterinary Clinic
Referred by:Camp Bow Wow Peoria
This is Ajax, a happy go lucky dog that greets everyone he sees. Ajax is a frequent Camper, hiker and dog park lover. Unfortunately, Ajax tore a ligament and meniscus in his right knee, preventing him from doing everything he loves! The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Ajax a grant to help assist with the procedure costs.
“Lily has been doing amazing since her surgery. I knew I made the right choice in going forward with the surgery when I noticed about 2-3 weeks after the surgery she was wanting to run and play again, which before the surgery she didn’t want to because she was in too much pain.”
Care for by:NorthStar VETS-Maple Share
Referred by:Camp Bow Wow Cherry Hill
Meet Tiger Lily, a young pup saved from euthanasia and adopted into her forever home! Unfortunately, right as she was getting settled, Tiger Lily’s knee was dislocated and required surgery to correct the problem. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded a grant to Tiger Lily to help assist with the surgical costs.
“Jasper is doing very well since his initial diagnosis. Although he will never be cured, his condition is managed, and he is back to his old self. Jasper would not be here if not for the medical treatment he received.”
Care for by:WVRC Emergency & Specialty Pet Care
Referred by:Referred by Camp Bow Wow Waukesha
Say hi to Jasper, a playful pup who was unfortunately diagnosed with a heart disease at just 1-years-old. His parents immediately took him to the vet when they started noticing unusual symptoms. Thankfully, he is now on medications that are managing his symptoms and he is happy as can be! The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Jasper with a grant to assist with his monthly medication costs so he can continue to live a happy, healthy life!
“After the treatment Duke displayed massive amounts of energy instead of sleeping. He is the most thankful and is constantly love by us and even new friends. Thank your foundation for giving him a second chance at life.”
Care for by:Ramblewood Animal Hospital
This is Duke, a 3-year-old Pomeranian from Coral Spring, Florida. This cutie is a well-mannered pup that enjoys lots of cuddles and time with his mom! Unfortunately, Duke tested positive for heartworms, which required treatment to live a long and happy life. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Duke with a grant to help cover the medical costs associated with his care. We’re happy to report that Duke is doing much better and has a second leash on life!
“Thank you so much for the generous funds you have provided for our girl Astrid. We are hoping over the next few weeks will be placing Astrid in her forever home.”
Care for by:Vann’s Ferry Animal Hospital
Meet Astrid, a 7-year-old Dogo Argentino from Tampa, Florida. Unfortunately, Astrid was a breeder dog and then a stray from Florida who was brought to the shelter with injuries including a broken leg and several infections. Astrid immediately stole the hearts of DC Dogos Rescue, a non-profit organization dedicated to Dogo Argentino rescue efforts. Astrid received the care she needed and with the help of the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation, Astrid is recovering from her surgery and doing better!
“Sophie is living and loving life in New York City. She is also excited to start her training classes later this month. We are so grateful to the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation for their support.”
Care for by:Animal Medical Center, NYC
This is Sophie, a young 6-month-old energetic pup who unexpectedly broke her elbow while in foster care through the Muddy Paws Rescue, which is a non-profit organization in New York City that’s dedicated to saving lives through foster-based dog rescues. Muddy Paws Rescue was awarded a grant to help fund Sophie’s unfortunate medical expense. Sophie has recovered fully and has since been adopted by her forever family!
“Carl was adopted and now has an amazing life and he is a star on his very own Instagram page. He is a true success story now living his best life after being a dog who was high-risk at a kill shelter.”
Care for by:Colbert Animal Hospital
Meet Carl, a loving 5-year-old pup who arrived at Athenspets with cuts and scars all over his face. Soon after arrival, Carl tested positive for heartworms and needed treatment. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Carl a grant to help with his heartworm treatment and medical costs. Now, Carl is happy and healthy in his new fur-ever home!
“He is great! Recovered nicely, He got his leg repaired and now is acting like it never happened”
Care for by:All Vet Care Animal Hospital & Mobile Vet
Referred by:Actors and Others for Animals
Meet Oso, a gentle giant, full of love! Oso was unfortunately hit by a car and suffered a fractured leg. After being rushed to the ER, Oso and his pet parents were looking at massive vet bills to cover the surgery. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Oso a grant to assist with the procedure.
“You would never guess that he has a pacemaker with how playful, energetic and vibrant he is. Chunks is doing extremely well and loves to play (harass) his fur sisters and fur niece.”
Care for by:Colorado State University Teaching Hospital
Meet Chunks, a vibrant 2-year-old Terrier mix who was rescued from being euthanized in Aurora, Colorado. Unfortunately, Chunks has a chronic condition that requires a pacemaker and regular check-ups to the vet. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Chunks a grant to help assist with the ongoing treatment.