Meadow had fractures on both sides of her pelvis. They were the most severe fractures the surgeon had ever seen. She also had a great deal of infection. A lot of people were responsible for Meadow's survival. The "Power of One" person, followed by another and another. She is now well on her way to full recovery and is looking for her forever home.
Giving Challenge 2018 is an exciting 24-hour fundraising opportunity for Canine Castaways beginning on May 1st at noon. To strengthen giving during the 2018 Giving Challenge, The Patterson Foundation will provide a 1:1 match for all unique donations, up to $100 per donor, per organization. There is no limit to the number of individual matches from unique donors Canine Castaways can receive during the 2018 Giving Challenge. We have always believed in the "Power of One" perso
Once upon a time, there was a tiny 4 pound dog found walking down the side of a highway. A good Samaritan stopped to help her and was shocked at her condition. Without hesitation, we rushed to Animal Services to save her, sight unseen. Her fur was so matted it was impossible to know the extent of her injuries until x-rays were done. We were all saddened to learn that under all of that fur was a massive bone infection requiring the removal of her front leg. We chose to n