When a beloved pet grows ill, most of us don’t think twice about taking them to the veterinary. But what if you are homeless and can’t afford the invoices – where do you go for help?
When eight-year-old Shadow was attacked by two hounds during the summer, she suffered a nasty bite to her stomach.
Her owner, Jonathan Wall, said within 2 day it got infected and developed an abscess.
Being homeless at the time, he said he didn’t have the means to get her the therapy she required.
He said: “The situation I was in, I couldn’t make contact with vets, encompassing the costs was difficult.