Category: Special Paws

Special PawsHere you will find stories about ‘special’ cases. These dogs have all undergone some traumatic experience…but their stories have happy endings.

Little Face

Little  Face came into care July 5 and had 2 emergency vetting appts to save her life. $1000 later she is now trying to come out of her shell. She is terrified of human contact and is slowly getting her


Thank you to All Star K9 Academy for all the work they have done for helping Gem. And thank you to the huge support team that she has this dog is really a true miracle. This girl was smashed to

Oliver: The Little Dog Who Would Not Give Up…

This little boy has the soul and spirit of a warrior. Hi name is Oliver. After being hit by a truck, he ended up in Dryden for medical care. Dr. Egli of Hillcrest Animal Clinic performed major surgery on this

The Story of ‘Cushion’

Cushion arrived in Thunder Bay by plane late one night in April 2014. He was scheduled to see a veterinarian the following morning  to treat his right ear which had been ripped in a dog fight. Unfortunately, the boy got spooked