• Demi's Heart of Gold

    24 days ago - By Homeward Pet

    Sometimes, an illness is invisible. Rottweiler Demi still bounded after squirrels, chased balls, and rolled over for belly rubs. Even after being found on the streets of Everett, she still wagged her nub of a tail at volunteers who took care of her. Ten pounds underweight from living on her own, Demi accepted treats gingerly. Even after who knows how long outside, her heart continued to outpour with love. But inside, something awful was happening: her heart beat, then stuttered. Blood pumped forward-and stalled inside Demi's heart. When Demi arrived, we knew her heart wasn't healthy-it was...
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