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Meet Dandelion: The Precious Pet of the Week from the Humane Society of Broward County

Posted at 6:48 PM, May 02, 2024
and last updated 2024-05-02 18:48:36-04

Cherie Wachter from the Humane Society of Broward County recently joined us in studio with a furry friend, introducing Dandelion, the adorable pet of the week. Dandelion, a two-year-old beauty weighing nine pounds, captured hearts with her sweet demeanor and remarkable story.

Located on Griffin Road, just off I-95, the Humane Society of Broward County serves as a haven for pets surrendered by families who can no longer care for them. Dandelion, however, arrived as a stray and quickly won the hearts of staff and visitors alike.

Despite her petite size, Dandelion faced a significant health challenge: a bladder stone the size of a rock, causing discomfort and difficulty urinating. Thanks to the society's swift intervention, Dandelion underwent successful surgery to remove the stone and is now thriving. However, she requires a prescription diet to prevent future stone formation, highlighting the importance of specialized care for this special pup.

Described as loving and devoted, Dandelion yearns for affection and enjoys cuddling with her human companions. While she may bark initially, her affectionate nature shines through, making her the perfect lap dog for anyone seeking a loyal companion.

For those interested in adopting Dandelion or supporting the Humane Society of Broward County's mission, the website provides valuable information. Additionally, the society welcomes donations and encourages visits to their pet boutique, where proceeds directly benefit shelter animals.

Dandelion's journey serves as a reminder of the resilience and capacity for love found in pets awaiting their forever homes. With the community's support, the Humane Society of Broward County continues to provide care, compassion, and hope to animals in need.

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