Dumped. Rescued. Broken jaw requires immediate surgery.

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About the Campaign

Dumped. Rescued. Injured.

Corey’s story is short, he was almost certainly dumped by his owners. He waited in the large median of Euclid Avenue in Ontario, California. Cars sped by, it’s six lanes, lots of trucks, lots of fast driving. Our Rescue Project team, led by Faith Easdale went to help. They stayed out over 12 hours from Thursday evening until they caught him Friday morning.

Immediately we took Corey to the vet. It turned out he has a broken jaw. We also thought he might have a broken leg, but x-rays showed no break. He was microchipped, and we called his owners. They do not want him back. Their story was off, and changing. But that was the bottom line. Since then the doctor has evaluated the break, and believes the injury is about 2 weeks old. That would mean, according to what the owners told us, that he broke he jaw BEFORE he “escaped” or (as we think) they dumped him. Which obviously raises the serious question of how he got a broken jaw while still at home, and why he was not treated. The owners stated at one point that he bit one of them, and we suspect they may have hit him back breaking his jaw. We are investigating this and may have more information later.

But the bottom line is that Corey needs his jaw fixed urgently. We have lined up a very good doctor for this, and surgery can happen right away. While he is under, he might as well be neutered as well. So we need funding for his jaw repair and neuter.

Corey is under one year old. He has been very friendly with the staff at the veterinary clinic. We think he will be a great dog for someone, or a family. Let’s get him there! Let’s fix his jaw, and otherwise get him taken care of so he can be adopted and find his TRUE forever home! You donation goes to pay for Corey’s jaw surgery and vet care.

The initial estimate for jaw surgery has been doubled. When the expert reviewed his x-rays, he stated the surgery would be more complex that originally thought, requiring more apparatus, longer time, and more medications.

Vet estimate (click to enlarge):

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  • Travis

    We got your back Corey! Don’t give up hope. There are good people in this world who care about you.

    September 18, 2022 at 2:46 pm Reply

  • Travis Pfahler

    We got your back Corey! Don’t give up hope. There are good people in this world who care about you.

    September 18, 2022 at 2:47 pm Reply

  • Valerie Good


    September 18, 2022 at 3:35 pm Reply

  • Kathy Walsh

    No animal should be subjected to this kind of treatment from ANYONE, let alone someone who supposedly want to offer him a forever home! I only wish I could donate more to help this poor boy! I shall pray for his quick recovery!

    September 18, 2022 at 3:40 pm Reply

  • Janie Samson

    I love cattledogs!!! And I love what you do to save dogs Faith. Bless you

    September 18, 2022 at 3:56 pm Reply

  • Linda kaplan

    I am donating $$ earned from painting dog portraits.

    September 18, 2022 at 4:52 pm Reply

  • Dana Haveson

    Good luck Corey

    September 18, 2022 at 5:16 pm Reply

  • Laura Anjoorian

    How cruel people can be. Such a beautiful dog! I pray you get your surgery.

    September 18, 2022 at 5:56 pm Reply

  • Pat Buttress

    Corey: Goldie and I wish you a wonderful life once these surgeries are done and you have recovered!

    September 18, 2022 at 9:00 pm Reply

  • Anonymous

    I hope the donation will reach the goal, and Corey will get his surgery done!

    September 19, 2022 at 7:44 am Reply

  • Rachel

    Donated via venmo for his surgery!

    September 19, 2022 at 9:48 am Reply

    • Free Animal Doctor

      Thank you! It has been added in

      September 19, 2022 at 11:25 am Reply

  • Virginia Grandy

    I’m so sorry for your pain sweet pup, and I wish I could give more. God bless you

    September 19, 2022 at 6:12 pm Reply

  • Isela Arce

    I am so grateful Corey was rescued from a certain death situation. Praying a medical foster steps up to help with his recovery. Thank you for saving him

    September 19, 2022 at 10:07 pm Reply

  • Felicia Edwards

    No pup should have to suffer.

    September 20, 2022 at 9:34 am Reply

  • Eugenia Rodriguez

    I love this organization.. my dog needed his oral surgery and free animal doctor made it possible.. I can see that this dog need $35 to completely funded.. that’s why I’m donating.. I want this dog to get the surgery he needs..

    September 21, 2022 at 8:44 pm Reply

  • Eugenia Rodriguez

    I want this dog to get the surgery .. no animal should have to suffer

    September 21, 2022 at 9:41 pm Reply