Poor Twiggy Broke Her Leg Yesterday

0 comments suggest edit

Twiggy Twiggy was at a newly opened small dog park when a group of other small dogs suddenly ganged up on her. Of course they couldn’t catch her because she’s a speed demon, but she must have caught her foot in a grate on the ground (extremely bad idea for a small dog park to have a grate on the ground) and broke her leg just above her ankle.

She’s at the vet now and is doing fine. If you have a pet that you care for, I recommend getting pet insurance. I hear it’s not too expensive and could save you a pretty dime in a situation like this. We were planning to purchase it but just hadn’t gotten around to it. Now we have a significant vet bill to pay.

Hopefully we can pick her up today or tomorrow.

Found a typo or error? Suggest an edit! If accepted, your contribution is listed automatically here.

Comments

avatar

One response

  1. Avatar for Steve Schoon
    Steve Schoon November 4th, 2004

    You did the right thing! I remember a few years back...similar situation to yours...my 2yr old chocolate lab got in a tennis ball "scuffle" at our local dog park...37 stitches later...largish vet bill. I consider it money well spent for a lifelong pal and friend. Here's to a speedy recovery for Twiggy!