Dog's Lives We've Changed
Meet the pups who have received medical care grants from the Bow Wow Buddies
Back To His New-Found Family
Care for by:Panorama Pet Hospital
Bucky is a fun-loving terrier mix who found his forever home after being rescued from the Baja Animal Rescue in 2017. Bucky was diagnosed with Patellar Luxation, which means his kneecap dislocated from the normal position. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation was able to support Bucky by providing a grant to help cover the medical expenses, so Bucky could get back to his new-found family.
Back To Walking, Training, & Playing
Care for by:Bay View Animal Hospital
Referred by:Advanced Vet Care
Meet Neema, a 6-year-old German Shepard who was rescued at 4 years old. Since being rescued, Neema has learned how to be more social and lives a happier life. Unfortunately, Neema tore an ACL and needed surgery.
A Happy, Healthy Recovery
Care for by:Faithful Friends Hospital
Referred by:Faithful Friends Hospital
Meet Bindi, a fun-loving girl who got into a dog altercation which resulted in an injury to her eye. Living on a strict budget, Bindi’s mom was unable to pay for the medical bills and that’s when the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation stepped in to provide Bindi with a grant to support a happy, healthy recovery.
Ahead of the Game
Care for by:Animal Emergency & Specialty
Referred by:Dr. Kelsie McKernan
Burley is 5-year-old pup who loves to play but unfortunately, Burley has had to deal with knee issues his entire life.The vet recommended that Burley get both of knee replaced and after one successful surgery to replace one knee cap, the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation stepped up to help cover the costs associated with the second surgery.
Back to Her Loving & Energetic Self
Care for by:Veterinary Emergency & Services of New Mexico
Referred by:Oscar Foundation
Payton is a sweet, fun-loving, fluffy pup who loves to play and enjoys being around people. Unfortunately, this two-and-a-half-year-old Aussie Shepperd fractured her pelvic bone after being hit by a car and needed surgery. Once the surgery was performed, complications arose which led to additional medicines and procedures. With the support of the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation, Payton received a grant to assist with the medical bills.
Running Back Into Action
Care for by:Imperial Highway Animal Clinic
Bella is a fun-loving, active pup but unfortunately due to a ligament tear, this 4-year-old Staffordshire terrier mix was in extreme pain and immobile. Bella needed surgery to fix the tear and that’s when the Bow Wow Buddies Foundation stepped to help cover the costs associated with surgery.
Referred by:Rusty’s Legacy Dog Rescue
Meet Cleo, a rescue dog from Rusty’s Legacy, who sadly tested positive for heartworms and therefore couldn’t be adopted. Additionally, due to limited funding, the rescue needed help to provide Cleo the necessary medical treatment. That’s when the Bow Wow Buddies stepped in to provide the medical grant for Cleo so she can be heartworm free! She is currently doing well and after her treatment, she will be ready for adoption. Stay tuned for more details on when she’ll be looking for her fur-ever home. Thanks to Camp Bow Wow South Asheville and their partnership with Rusty’s Legacy, Cleo will be adopted in no time!
Care for by:VCA Ben White Animal Hospital
Meet Addie, a loving and kind pup that acquired heartworms at the shelter. Her new parents did not foresee this medical bill and thankfully The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation stepped in and provided Addie with a grant. She is now heartworm free and healthy!
Care for by:VCA Ben White Animal Hospital
Meet Lady, a 7-year-old fluffy ball from California who was diagnosed with a perineal hernia. She underwent surgery to treat this issue and is now resting at home with her family.
Care for by:Harper Woods Veterinary Hospital
Referred by:Jamie Caruso
Charlie is a sweet, loving dog who plays a significant role in her family. While not professionally trained, Charlie can alert her pet parents when her human sister is not feeling well. Unfortunately, Charlie ran into medical issues herself when they found a mass on her body that needed to be removed. The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation awarded Charlie with a grant to help cover the costs associated with surgery to remove this mass.