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My poodle has blood in her urine. Vet tells me they 'think'

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My poodle has blood in her urine. Vet tells me they 'think' it is bladder stones have prescribed 8 day course of meds. cost so far $200. They say she needs a $500 scan plus op plus associated costs. Money I absolutely cannot find. is there anywhere that provides help for those on minimum wage who love their pets as much as those who can afford these costs.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Samantha, look at the following links. Many places offer to pay for half if the owner pays for half. Some offer full payment.

Red Rover: https://redrover.org/find-financial-assistance-veterinary-care

Best friends: http://bestfriends.org/resources/financial-aid-pets

AVMA: https://www.avma.org/public/YourVet/Pages/Financial-assistance-for-veterinary-care-costs.aspx

HSUS: http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/resources/tips/trouble_affording_veterinary_care.html

PAWS: https://www.paws.org/cats-and-dogs/other-services/help-with-veterinary-bills/

Your dogs friend: http://yourdogsfriend.org/we-recommend/need-help-paying-vet-bills/

AFRP: https://www.animalfriendsrescue.org/financialassistance.html

Speaking for Spot: http://speakingforspot.com/?p=Financial%20Assistance%20for%20Veterinary%20Care

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Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Checking in, Samantha. How is your companion today?

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