Posts with tag University of California Davis

After Long Journey, Abused Dog Is Happy and Healthy

Claudia’s granddaughter Arianna, 9, has continually asked her grandparents for a dog as a birthday or Christmas present. Even though Arianna has aspirations of being a veterinarian and is great with animals, Claudia (who asked that her last name not be used) knew that a 9-year-old wasn’t ready to take on full responsibility of owning… read more


New Canine Jaw Surgery May Lead to Better Treatment for People

“I love the fact that it may help humans someday.” After finding out that his 10-year-old Munsterlander had a tumor on his jaw, opting for a new $8,000 surgery to remove part of the lower jaw, then seeing Whiskey become the face of the ground-breaking procedure, that’s what Tom Swierk, Whiskey’s owner, has to say…. read more