MMBR - 2 new medical cases in desperate need of help

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MMBR - 2 new medical cases in desperate need of help

Postby zephyr » Tue Oct 05, 2010 10:18 pm

Mid-Michigan Boxer Rescue had just this week put a temporary hold on any new intakes, when we got slammed today with 2 new pups that we could not turn away. The first is Rayne, a 5 week old APBT puppy rescued from the streets of Flint with a very badly damaged foot. She was turned over to a concerned individual by a man trying to sell her on a street corner, when he was confronted about her condition and threatened with police action. She was examined by a veterinarian today, who determined that gangrene is already setting in, so she will be having surgery tomorrow with the hope that some of her foot can be saved.

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The second is a female boxer mix, now named April. She is coming into rescue tomorrow from a county shelter after having been picked up as a stray. She will be boarded at our veterinarians clinic until she is healthy enough to be placed in a foster home. April is believed to be 14-15 months old, and only 22 pounds.

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MMBR is desperately looking for donations to help with the medical care and boarding costs of these 2 pups, and April will also need a foster home once she is healthy enough. Donations can be accepted via paypal at http://www.midmichiganboxerrescue.org/info/donate
or can be called in directly to either of the clinics caring for these two girls.

Rayne
Westwood Veterinary Hospital
4123 W Coldwater Rd
Flint, MI 48504
(810) 785-2211

April
Parkway Small Animal and Exotic Hospital
39321 Garfield Rd
Clinton Twp, MI 48038
(586) 416-8800
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