Feb 22, 2016
How would you be able to handle
Deborah Huaco cared for a special
needs Beagle, Melody, for several months, then the original owner
shows up. Deborah had to let her go, and Deborah had to carry that
emotional burden. Listen to the episode to find out what happens
Deborah Huaco shares her animal rescue story with Melody, a beagle
who has a number of medical needs. She and her girlfriend
Denise have a huge animal family. Dogs, cats, turtles, birds, and a
rat! And on top of that the animals they foster. Ironically, her
big animal loves are cats and horses.
Born in Hong Kong, Deborah Huaco has lived in several
countries, including South Korea, the United Kingdom, and
Argentina. She is a first-grade teacher and an actress in local
Deb has a heart for animals with special needs and senior
Deborah briefly mentions the story of the deaf and blind
senior dog toy poodle named Penelope. Maddie's Fund wrote a profile
on Deborah and Penelope!
EBARR East Bay Animal Rescue and Refuge is based in Concord,
Contra Costa Humane Society is based in Concord,
Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig was a 1995 Play
Carol Burnett originated the role of Charlotte Hay, the same
role Deborah played for Pittsburg Community Theatre.
Pittsburg Community Theatre
Gabapentin is a drug used with dogs for treatment of seizures
and chronic pain.
Pawprint (or Paw Print) is a weekly podcast dedicated to
animal rescue, adoption, and the heroes who make it happen.
Volunteer, adopt, or foster a dog, cat, rabbit, or other
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