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

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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