Posts tagged "high rise syndrome"

Dog Falls 16-Stories and Lives to Bark About It

Dog Falls 16-Stories and Lives to Bark About It
Perhaps, you’ve heard of cats with 9-lives, falling from high building and surviving – but how about dogs? Susie, a 4-year-old Multipoo survived a near 16 story fall on Saturday, June 14 . In fact, what’s more amazing is that Susie suffered no serious internal injuries or broken bones. The incident happened when the dog... Read more »

Cats Don't Always Land on their Feet

Cats Don't Always Land on their Feet
Here’s what can happen if you leave your window open a crack, your pet can fall out. Really, it happens. It happened to Brittney Kirk in Boston. Her cat tumbled out the window and fell 19 stories. She¬† landed on a patch of grass, and somehow incurred only minor injuries. Dazed and confused the cat... Read more »

Cat Falls from 19th Floor, Survives

Cat Falls from 19th Floor, Survives
Here’s proof that urban legend might come true. Sugar, a pampered whitey deaf cat took a plunge from the 19th story of a high rise in Boston. When most cats tumble from great heights, the truth is that they either die or suffer a myriad of serious injuries. Sugar walked away (with only minor injuries)... Read more »
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Dr. Sheldon Rubin, Myth Bebunker

True or Not True? Ask Dr. Rubin. In this story for Rodale.com Dr. Sheldon Rubin debunks five pet health tips. Here are the myths with necessitate his official bebunking wand: *Table scraps are good for dogs. *Cats need milk. *A warm nose means your dog is sick. *Cats always land on their feet. *It’s ok... Read more »