Meet our pet patients

Our veterinary teams carry out over 2.8 million treatments a year through our 48 Pet Hospitals. From dogs who have eaten something they shouldn't, to cats who didn't quite land on their feet, we see some truly remarkable 'tails'! 

Below, you can read about the life-saving veterinary care our amazing teams provide to pet patients. 

 

Dogs

Read about the poorly pooches we've helped.

Honey

PDSA vets have saved a nine-year old Dogue de Bordeaux after she suffered from a deadly twisted stomach.

Honey's story

Jethro

PDSA vets have saved a six-year old Basset Hound twice after he suffered from an infected ear canal and later swallowed an unidentified object on a walk.

Jethro's story

Rocky

PDSA vets have saved a nine-month old crossbreed puppy after he swallowed a stick that was half the length of his body.

Rocky's story

Poppy

Poppy needed emergency surgery after being badly bitten by another dog during a walk.

Poppy's story

Nels

PDSA vets provided life-saving care for Nels after he ingested a foil packet of tablets.

Nels' story

Finlay

Finlay was fighting for his life after his body temperature soared to a life threatening 108°F.

Finlay's story

Krug

Krug needed emergency surgery after swallowing a whole corn-on-the-cob

Krug's story

Ruffin

Manchester PDSA has been a lifeline for Ruffin, whose recurring health conditions mean he needs constant check ups at the vets.

Ruffin's story

Biscuit

Biscuit needed urgent treatment after eating a fatal amount of chocolate.

Biscuit's story

Winston

Winston needed an emergency operation after suffering a deadly twisted stomach.

Winston's story

Thea

Thea had been neglected and attacked by an older dog when she was brought to PDSA for life-saving care.

Thea's story

Ellie

It was a race against time for Ellie after she became ill with a deadly womb infection.

Ellie's story

Cats

Some of our feline friends who have needed our care.

Perci

PDSA vets have saved a two-year-old tabby after he was hit by a car and suffered life-threatening injuries.

Perci's story

Nugget

Nugget was saved by PDSA vets after falling 30-foot from a second-storey window.

Nugget's story

Albert

Albert needed life-saving surgery after being trapped under the bonnet of a moving car for twenty minutes.

Albert's story

Irwin

Irwin's life saved by PDSA after eating hairbands

Irwin's story

Saturn

When Saturn's owner found him in the garden unable to walk, she had to turn to PDSA for life-saving surgery.

Saturn's story

Toby

Toby's owner was distraught after finding Toby covered in blood, with bite marks to his ear and a broken jaw.

Toby's story

Luna

Plucky kitten Luna got more than she bargained for when she found some lilies.

Luna's story

Buddy

When Buddy ran out in front of a car, his owner feared the worst.

Buddy's story

Jay

When Jay didn't come home one day, his owner had no idea he'd gotten into trouble on the train tracks.

Jay's story

What we've achieved

It was thanks to the generosity of our supporters that we were able to treat these pets, along with thousands more.

We couldn't have helped these poorly pets without the incredible support of people who donate, buy from our shops, volunteer their time and fundraise for us.

Here is what your support helps us achieve:

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