My blogging buddy Panther Girl has a greyhound she rescued named Kelso. Kelso had a spinal disk problem that landed him in the animal hospital for a week. The bill was $3200!
If you have plans to purchase something at Amazon.com, please get to Amazon via The Dog's Breakfast and she will get financial credit for any purchases you make. You don't need to buy the stuff featured in her side bar - you just need to get to Amazon via her sidebar and then buy something.