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Recycled Poms - Houston: Sponsor a Pet Grant Report

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The grant helped pay for heartworm treatment for Tesla.

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Tesla was picked up as a stray and our vet found that she had heartworm disease. This grant helped us to provide heartworm treatment for her. From her Petfinder profile: “Tesla is 6 years old and 8 lbs. She came to us with heartworm and will complete treatment on Nov. 1, 2015, and be ready to find herself a home. Tesla is a calm, sweet girl who is not particularly interested in being held or in a lap. She likes her own bed. While she is too small for children under 8, she comes alive with children over 8, especially young boys — she loves them and can’t get enough of them. Not sure why she likes children so much; she certainly was not taken care of.” Meet Tesla:

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