Meet FACE Success Story Chiquita!

Meet Chiquita…a cute and playful 6 month old Chihuahua!  Chiquita recently got herself into a lot of trouble when she accidentally ingested a dangerous number of anti-inflammatory pills.  She needed immediate hospitalization and hands-on care to save her life. Unfortunately, Chiquita’s critical veterinary care was more than her family could afford.  With the help of … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Chiquita!

Meet FACE Success Story Melody!

Melody’s family began to notice that something was wrong with their cat.  She started hiding and showing signs of stomach pain.  They took her to the vet and X-rays showed that she had ingested a foreign object…string. Melody needed emergency surgery to save her life, but her family was waiting for unemployment benefits to start, … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Melody!

“Fido Bag” a Lifeline for Pets in Emergency Situations

The fetch Foundation is an Arizona-based non-profit that seeks to save the lives of family pets in fires and other emergency situations.  They report that half a million pets are impacted by fire each year in the United States.  40,000 family pets die from smoke inhalation annually. To address this problem, fetch has created the … Continue reading “Fido Bag” a Lifeline for Pets in Emergency Situations

Meet FACE Success Story Teddy!

Teddy is an adorable Schnauzer-Poodle mix.  His dad Christopher adopted him from the El Cajon Animal Shelter when he was a puppy. Recently, Teddy began to experience a swollen, painful mouth.  His vets at the Bastet Veterinary Hospital told Christopher that Teddy had severe periodontal disease and required surgery to deal with several infected and broken teeth. … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Teddy!