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Helping a Hit and Run

This EMERGENCY!!  This little boy was hit by car came in just as the Tehachapi Vet Hospital was closing. He has an obviously broken leg and possible hip trauma as well. We brought him back and Dr Freng and Stormy working on hi...
by josh
 

 
 
 

Foley

Life isn’t always sunshine and roses and I was reminded of that 10 days ago. It all started about 3 weeks prior when I pulled a couple of pups from the Bakersfield Animal Shelter. Their predicament was typical: stray, no ...
by Zach
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On Wednesday, October 5, we lost a great dog.  Captain Karl, our Dalmatian, has been batttling an illness (possibly distemper, test comes back Friday) for the last couple days.  His condition worsened rapidly and he pased aw...
by Zach
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Cole

Hi Zach, It is with a very heavy heart that I must tell you that Cole had to be put down today. Over the weekend, he started yelping all night while he was trying to sleep.  A trip Bakersfield to the Emergency Care facility ga...
by Zach
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Goodbye, Austin

  Today I had to put my friend Austin down.  Although he was a million years old (probably 16+), could not hear anything, was suffering from bone cancer in his shoulder, could barely raise himself up to walk and had refused t...
by Zach
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Snowman

Snowman was a gorgeous, giant, lover-boy whose time was unfortunately numbered before he ever reached the comfort of our rescue.  Despite his quick demise, we are very grateful for the time we got to spend with our Snowman.  ...
by Zach
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Frankie’s Story

Frankie was a great little dog.  His sickness and ensuing death taught me agonizing lessons in faith, loss, and friendship. This is his story. One mid-December morning I received a call from Officer Sugg, a friend and great al...
by Zach
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R.I.P. Lefty

Lefty’s Story by Zach Skow Lefty had a generous capacity for love that made him one of our most cherished rescues. His life and his tragic death taught me invaluable lessons that have made me a more capable rescuer and more m...
by Zach
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R.I.P. Hercules

  Hi Zach,   Thanks so much for returning my call yesterday and talking to me about the loss of our sweet Hercules.  As promised, here are a couple of pictures of him.  We just want to thank you for letting us adopt him a...
by Zach
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