poodle pennsylvania Animals, known as Toodles, have been successfully revived in Narcan after an apparent accidental drug overdose, according to local animal welfare experts.
The Pennsylvania Animal Cruelty Prevention Society said it received a call last week from the Blue Pearl Emergency Animal Hospital. Philadelphia They said a dog showing symptoms of overdose was brought to them.
“Based on concerns that the dog had accidentally or otherwise been drugged, Blue Pearl veterinarians administered Narcan and thankfully the dog responded quickly,” the group said in a statement on its Facebook page. said in
“I can’t imagine what would have happened to Toodles if he hadn’t been taken to the veterinarian. But thanks to the quick work of the Good Samaritans and the life-saving work of the Blue Pearl, Toodles is still alive today. .”
Toodles was found with an unresponsive owner who was being treated for a suspected drug overdose.
Narcan is the best-known form of naloxone and the first opioid drug to be marketed over the counter in the United States. Widely hailed as a life-saving treatment in a country suffering from a devastating epidemic of opioid abuse, street drugs such as heroin and fentanyl can lead to dramatic and rapid overdoses of drugs and prescription drugs such as oxycodone. can be recovered.
For Toodles, it saved his life.
“In the last few days, Toodles has miraculously made a full recovery. And he is the sweetest puppy around. Everyone loves him. But our hearts are with him.” I’m still broken because of everything I’ve been through,” the PSPCA said.
“Toodles could have died. He could have had long lasting effects from the drugs he took. But today he is safe and has a new future ahead.
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