Update 9/19/19: Rescued! Read the update here.
A desperate plea for help has been issued for a senior German shepherd who is in need of veterinary treatment. The nine-year-old dog, Rocky, is at the Los Angeles County (Downey) facility in California.
Not even 24 hours ago, an advocate writes:
💔Rocky can not open his mouth…. but just a little. He has to slurp food.
If Rocky wanted to smile, he couldn’t. A dog who cant smile is a job for all of us to help. Operation make Rocky Smile.
Rocky, can not open his
mouth but just a little bit. So eating can be a challenge.
Why Rocky can’t open his mouth is not revealed…just a request to get him the help that he so desperately needs:
He is very grateful and shows it with his very expressive eyes
He needs a few things… medical attention. The shelter is limited on its capabilities. Time and patience feeding him. A big helping of love and comfort…….a rescues help and a foster. He needs to be comfortable inside a home.
This senior German shepherd needs help – soon. Please take a moment to lend him a hand by sharing this article, with his adoption information.
Petharbor link here.
For more information about this animal, call:
Los Angeles County Animal Control – Downey at (562) 940-6898
Ask for information about animal ID number A5318608
Note: Please contact the shelter directly with all inquiries about this dog. The Pet Rescue Report is not the point of contact.
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