Saugus puppy recovers after fighting off rare, deadly flesh-eating bacteria infection

(MSPCA-Angell) Mugsy, bandaged up, looks out a window on the car ride home after surgery to remove nearly half of his intestines, which were infected. By Matt Rocheleau, Town Correspondent A puppy from Saugus is recovering after an arduous month-long fight with an infection from a rare, deadly flesh-eating bacteria. Meanwhile, the veterinarians who treated […]

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Mexico dog mutilated by drug traffickers recovers

by mainerunningphotos MEXICO CITY (AP) — A dog reportedly mutilated by Mexican drug traffickers is recovering at a sanctuary for abused and abandoned dogs. Sanctuary owner Patricia Ruiz says Pay de Limon, or Lemon Pie, was fitted with prosthetic front legs last year. The Belgian shepherd mix now walks, jumps and runs. Ruiz says the […]

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