Homeward Pet | GiveBig 2022

GiveBig 2022

This Give Big month, we’re specializing in the medically fragile animals that want us probably the most.

Because of your assist, we’re one of many few shelters in our space which were capable of proceed to soak up animals with extra extreme medical wants throughout these traumatic years.

Oscar is a kind of animals.

Oscar, a 5-year-old dachshund, walked into Homeward Pet with a small limp, a wagging tail, and a coronary heart full of affection.

After an preliminary medical test, we found Oscar had an extended checklist of medical challenges, and would want a number of surgical procedures to enhance his high quality of life. Some issues could possibly be helped straight away, like his rashy, sore pores and skin, painful tooth, and dietary deficiencies. Different issues would take extra time and a number of other surgical procedures. 

Understanding he’d be with us for some time, the clinic secured him a foster residence skilled in restoration care to maintain him comfy between procedures.  

Oscar is therapeutic from his first few rounds of remedies, however has to bear a extra invasive surgical procedure to offer him a everlasting repair for his continual and painful ear infections. Oscar has continued to be candy and mild regardless of the discomfort and ache of all the invasive procedures. All of us consider that he is aware of we are attempting to assist him. When our personal Dr. Tina was not capable of relieve his struggling by resectioning his proper ear canal, we knew we needed to search further look after our completely happy little man. Our veterinarians don’t have the tools to conduct the surgical procedure ourselves, we’re grateful to our companions who’re succesful. 

Oscar’s subsequent surgical procedure is estimated to value as much as $15,000. He shall be present process a Complete Ear Canal Ablation (TECA) on his left and proper ear. This intensive process requires a Board-Licensed Veterinary Surgeon educated in specialty surgical procedures. Fortunately, there’s one native to the shelter, in any other case the surgical procedure couldn’t occur. With the assistance of our Whoopi’s Fund for Animals with Particular Wants, funded by beneficiant donors such as you, we’re capable of afford assist for Oscar.

Oscar is a rarity within the severity of his wants. We don’t quit simply because we have now a difficult case. Your presents be sure that extra canine and cats with particular medical necessities will obtain no matter degree of therapy they want now and sooner or later.  345 animals benefited from important and life altering medical care due to Whoopi’s Fund in 2021 alone! These medical interventions had been made potential by beneficiant supporters such as you, and have ensured that every animal may reside the remainder of their life with much less ache, much less fear and in a loving and heat residence.  


We’re grateful for the donors which have allowed us to say sure to serving to Oscar.

Please donate at this time in order that Oscar, and different sick and medically challenged animals, can proceed to get the assistance they want; in order that they’re gifted with the time and sources to heal earlier than being adopted.