Euthanasia is the worst word in the English language if you’re an animal lover. But if you’ve ever waited too long to say goodbye to your dog or cat, you have to read this story. Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice has developed a Quality of Life Scale to help you evaluate your pet’s health as they age and get sick.
Part of the reality of having a paralyzed dog is knowing their health is compromised. Their wheelchairs, harnesses and diapers are a constant reminder of that fact. But with the Quality of Life scoring tools, you’ll have a better understanding about the final stages of your dog’s life. [Read more…]