Sugar, a Jack Russell terrier has a thing for turtles. In fact, she decided she liked turtles so much, she wanted to eat one. And much to the chagrin of her owner, she did. Sugar is the winner of the first monthly contest from Veterinary Pet Insurance highlighting bizarre pet accidents. After weeks of having trouble breathing and inconclusive x-rays, veterinarians finally performed surgery and found a piece of the turtle’s shell lodged in Sugar’s nasal cavity. That makes our noses hurt.
The Sept/Oct issue features tales from Dog Living Magazine readers of the strange things their dogs have eaten. So don’t feel bad if your dog has eaten something undesirable-we’ve all been there! Check it out when it arrives on September 5th.