There wasn’t going to be a New Year’s resolution post this year. But while I was listening to music on the treadmill and the world around me turned quiet, except for the thoughts in my head, I reflected on the previous year. I thought about the comments readers sent me about their paralyzed pets. Most people were at the beginning of their journey in caring for a disabled dog or cat. They were full questions like: how to choose a dog wheelchair, how to express a dog’s bladder and how to keep their pet safe.
It made me wonder what their lives will be like next year and if they know how to prepare for caretaker burnout. [Read more…]