Paws-itive News

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Denver Post

Veterinarians dole out free treats and vaccinations for homeless pets in Denver. The free services were part of an on-site street clinic setup by the American Veterinary Medical Association…

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CSU Source

Amazing Alumnus, Dr. Jon Geller, D.V.M. ‘95, was a building contractor before starting veterinary school at the age of 41. Now he is the founder of The Street Dog Coalition and an emergency veterinarian who is board-certified in canine and feline practice…

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CBS4 Denver

Pop-Up Clinic Helps Homeless Pets: “Pets need care no matter who their owners are and what their resources are,” said Mike Topper, President of the American Veterinary Medical Association…

 
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Coloradoan

Although people have mixed feelings about helping the homeless, Geller says, "almost everyone wants to help their pets, who have had little choice in their life on the streets. Helping homeless pets can help save their owners' lives. Pets give them a reason to live…”

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Fox31 Denver

"A lot of times people who are in tough situations take better care of their pets than they do themselves, so it’s important for them to get peace of mind knowing their animals are healthy…"

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NBC 26

Let's face it, pets are family. And even when you don't have a home, they come first. One non-profit group of dedicated veterinarians, is helping make sure these "street dogs" are getting the care they need, much to the relief of their human companions…