San Diego’s Biggest K9 Loser

MoshPix: A remarkable table of a dog coming back to life.

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MoshPix: A remarkable table of a dog coming back to life --when "Mama" first left the shelter, she weighed 102 pounds.
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On Saturday, Lara's weight was down to just a few ounces over her target weight of 75 pounds.
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During her recovery, the English lab underwent acupuncture, among other treatments.
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On July, 6, "Mama" was renamed Lara, after a friend of Lillian Cox's who passed away at about the same time Cox began to foster the dog.
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Dr. Carmine Bausone of the Acacia Animal Health Center in Escondido said that pet obesity was an issue near and dear to his heart and that he welcomed the opportunity to reach out and educate the public.
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Dr. Carmine Bausone of the Acacia Animal Health Center in Escondido in Escondido said that pet obesity was an issue near and dear to his heart and that he welcomed the opportunity to reach out and educate the public.
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