Last February, Basil was adopted through Bloomington Animal Care and Control. Instead of finding a home, the 4-year-old cocker spaniel wound up homeless and alone, his matted fur masking maggot-infested flesh, his friendly nature tempered by a sensitivity to touch.  It was clear he’d been through so much.

Basil had been abandoned some time after his adoption, living alone until Animal Control picke...

Each month, and even each week when we host the Minor Medical Clinic, we're never sure what kind of animals we'll see, or how sick they could be.  An owner's account of how sick their pet is varies from owner to owner. 

 

When Dazey Jane's mom made her appointment, she swore she was only coming in to have her pup be tested for parvovirus.  However, upon getting to the clinic, clinic staff weren...

What is parvovirus?

And why should you care?

 

We've received multiple reports and requests for medical assistance vouchers relating to dogs that have been showing symptoms related to parvo.  At the Walnut Street Pike Apartments, at least two dogs, under the age of six months, have passed away due to sypmtoms of Parvo, and one, Roscoe, is still under emergent care at a local veterinary office after...