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ACTION NEEDED Stop Sentencing Animals Who Can Be Saved to Death By Refusing Treatment to Animals of Lower Income Individuals!

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- 1680 days ago -
On September 13, 2013 our family's seven year old mastiff, BJ, woke me at 1:30 am. He was agitated and clearly in pain. Seeing his extended abdomen I immediately suspected bloat, and called our local vet to let her know that I was bringing him in.

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J. J. (30)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 7:39 pm
Only 9 more signatures needed!

Esther Z (94)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 10:36 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks, Kelly.

Animae C (514)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 11:24 pm
with 512 supporters

Candy B (29)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 11:56 pm
Signed & Tweeted, Thanks

Candy L (473)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 2:48 am
Thanks, Signed & Tweeted

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 8:53 am
S+S-thx Kelly

Cinzia Palamara (24)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 9:12 am
Done. Many thanks for sharing, Kelly

Mireille Picron (46)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 9:17 am
Done. Need more signatures. Thank to help these dogs.

Gabriela Baldaia (104)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 9:20 am
Still # 381 needed.
Thank you kelly.

Franshisca Dearmas (89)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 11:25 am
Noted and signed. TY Kelly

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 12:20 pm
This is disgusting, signed & passed to all my address book.

Sheri Schongold (7)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 12:26 pm
This is another sign of the almighty buck being more important than any person or animal. If you are becoming a doctor or vet, you are in the profession of helping and saving people and animals, not letting them die because they don't have enough money.

Dori C (17)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 12:30 pm

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 12:36 pm
Signed. 667 supporters. Noted. Thanks, Kelly.

Birgit W (160)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 12:44 pm

Henrik Thorsen (31)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 12:55 pm

Lona Goudswaard (79)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 1:04 pm
S&N Apparently there isn't something like the Hippocratic Oath for vets.

norma laborie (33)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 1:19 pm

Debra Tate (17)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 1:20 pm
S&N, Thanks

Kathleen R (138)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 1:31 pm
signed & noted

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 1:57 pm

Linda P (0)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 1:57 pm
This precious life didn't need to die. We go to Doctors and Vets for help and to be told sorry if you can't pay now, you can take it home and let it die or euthanize it. I am not feeling any compassion here. We all understand that they need to get paid, but financial options need to be made to help those that don't have the full amount right away. A family is devastated now, when she said she make payments to keep BJ alive.

Manuela Gewert (88)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 2:09 pm
Das ist unterlassene Hilfeleistung, haben die nicht auch einen Eid geschworen um jedem Tier zu helfen? Der arme Hund und die arme Familie, die tun mir so Leid :( Unterschrieben und geteilt R.I.P. lieber Hund

Emma S (239)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 2:31 pm
Done! Thanks, Kelly.

Ann Breeden (65)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 3:34 pm
Signed, I hope. Every time I click this type of petition the signed just fades but the petition doesn't go away.

Lisa N (207)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 3:39 pm
Thank you for signing the petition "University of Missouri- Columbia School of Veterinary Medicine Stop sentencing animals who can be saved to death by refusing treatment to animals of lower income individuals!" Thanks Kelly.

Joy M (169)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 3:51 pm
Signed and noted all...

Barbara Goheen (0)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 4:39 pm
Noted and signed

Carlene V (202)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 5:02 pm
Action taken to help these animals.

fly bird (26)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 5:02 pm

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 5:16 pm
I signed and wrote: What a very sad story, and my heart was broken when I heard this tragic story. I'm going to post this petition on my website http://www.pawsforthenews.t and help spread the word. Unfortuantely, I've heard similar situations, and I'm not sure why some veterinarians even get into the field and can allow such a thing to happen. I'm greatly disappointed in University of Missouri-Columbia School of Veterinary Medicine and they all should be ashamed of themselves.
I sincerely extend a warm hug to you, and convey my deepest sincerest condolences for your loss.
Carl Milson - Producer / Host
Paws for the News!
This is a sad situation for anyone to be in. :-(

Winnie A (179)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 5:36 pm
Signed & shared!

. (7)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 8:13 pm
So very sad and cruel, noted and signed.

Marie W (67)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 8:30 pm

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 8:46 pm
noted and signed

Dianne D (490)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 9:05 pm

Elisa F (235)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 10:20 pm
N&S. Thanks, Kelly.

Rosa Caldwell (384)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 11:33 pm
A very sad situation indeed. My condolences to all. Dogs make our lives richer.

Joanna W (71)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:49 am
am with

Past Member (0)
Monday November 18, 2013, 3:52 am
Every life is precious

Ruth C (87)
Monday November 18, 2013, 5:19 am

Inge Bjorkman (202)
Monday November 18, 2013, 6:02 am


Gloria p (304)
Monday November 18, 2013, 6:45 am
Signed. I know many societies that have cut back on free veterinarian services.

Malgorzata Z (200)
Monday November 18, 2013, 11:31 am
petycja podpisana

Elizabeth M (65)
Monday November 18, 2013, 12:33 pm
Noted and signed. This is so sad and very unfair & cruel for the dogs. Where has real compassion gone when it comes to involvement with business (vet clinics)??

Jamie Clemons (282)
Monday November 18, 2013, 12:45 pm
The same could be said for our health care system.

kate K (481)
Monday November 18, 2013, 12:46 pm
Noted and signed thank you Kelly

Madhu Pillai (22)
Monday November 18, 2013, 9:21 pm

Sergio Padilla (65)
Thursday November 28, 2013, 10:02 am
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