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DOC helps out at WPT’s “Shelter Me” Pledge Drive with Patricia McConnell

Three Dogs On Call handlers and their adopted dogs (Briana & Gerry, Jen & Eva, and Karen & Raider) participated in the pledge breaks during Wisconsin Public Television’s (WPT) broadcast of “Shelter Me.” The program highlighted pets from shelters and rescues whose lives have changed and changed the lives of their rescuers. During the breaks, …

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Member Profile: Pat and her Pet Partner Colleen

Pat and her Goldendoodle, Colleen, age six, live in Niles, Illinois.  Pat was understandably miserable after having just euthanized her 13-year-old dog. Her family thought a new dog would be the only cure. Meanwhile, one-year-old Colleen (formerly “Mia”) was found tied outside a shelter in the rain.  She had been at the shelter one week …

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Member Profile: Lance and his Pet Partner Matilda

Long-time DOC members are used to seeing Lance accompanied by a Bernese Mountain Dog. Lance and his previous Pet Partner, Baloo, visited for many years; his new Pet Partner is 2-1/2-year-old Matilda. They visit at the UW dorms, expos and fairs, and are planning to visit at both Meriter and the VA Hospital. Lance has seen …

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DOC Pet Profile: Leelo

Leelo is a 6 year old toy terrier mix who enjoys life to the max. Calm and gentle with an ‘old soul’ wisdom, Leelo is a confident little dog with a keen interest in everything around her.  Leelo enjoys visiting at the hospital to share a little terrier sunshine and happiness.  At just under 8 …

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Happy Holidays from Dogs On Call!

Dogs On Call wishes you, your families and your pets a very Happy Holidays and a peaceful, joyful New Year!  Thank you for all you do to make our work possible.

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