Ada Howe Kent Memorial Shelter, Inc.: Emergency Medical Grant

What was the money or product used for?

The funds granted were used to subsidize the cost of orthopedic surgery for a 2-year-old rescued chocolate Labrador.

How did this grant help your organization and the pets in your care?

The grant helped to make it possible to cover the medical expenses associated with Khloe’s surgery. She recovered quite well and was adopted.

How many pets did this grant help?

1

Please provide a story of one or more specific pets this grant helped.

Khloe, a 2-year-old chocolate Labrador mix, was rescued from a high[-intake] shelter located in a rural area of Texas. She was slated to be euthanized because of overcrowding at the shelter. A rescue group fell in love with her because of her sweet and disarming personality. When she was transported to Kent Animal Shelter, it was found that she needed bilateral cruciate ligament surgery that would cost in excess of $3,500. The surgery was completed on June 26, 2018. Khloe luckily recovered quite well while in her foster home, which ultimately adopted her.

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