I was very impressed with Dr. Schrempp, oncology vet at VCA Hospital in ABQ (9901 Montgomery). When I took my 13 year old black lab in for liver cancer treatment in 2013 she sent me home with a 10 page document specific to my dog, lining out my dog's health history, spelling out everything, and a very thorough explanation including all the Rx of the 3 possible treatment paths.
I have never seen anything like this since, in animal or human care. This year I have had 2 dogs with…Continue
Posted on September 6, 2015 at 6:14pm — 2 Comments
When letting the dogs off leash at the dog park, I have often wondered how much extra exercise they get. I put a GPS collar on my dog today and compared my track to her track. I walked 1.6 miles and my dog went 2.7 miles.
Here video, using it in the hills outside Santa Fe: …Continue
Posted on August 15, 2014 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments
Ponds/water features can drown animals. A lost dog in NM was recently found drown in a neighbor's water feature, unable to get out. Please be sure they have steps or ramps and if you go out of town if someone is checking on your house be sure they check the pond too. This was a tragic accident that could have been prevented.
Posted on July 27, 2014 at 9:00am
Sabina is a 4 year old spayed female Doberman mix currently in a foster home in Santa Fe. She is very playful with other dogs and is great with kids. She is house trained and likes going for car rides and walks. She is NOT an outside dog and instead enjoys spending time with her family and sleeping on…Continue
Posted on February 7, 2014 at 5:26pm
UPDATE: this dog was probably laying on I-25 waiting for and hoping his friend, a dead shepherd mix in the median, would get up. I did not see the dead dog until I returned a few days later.
Found male black dog with white chest on I-25 milepost 339, 5 miles south of Las Vegas, NM. One mile south…Continue
Posted on December 23, 2013 at 10:00pm — 6 Comments