Either way, there was a problem — a big one. Ollie had surgery on his leg, and while in recovery, the vet staff noticed something concerning.
“I grabbed some stuff for him and when I actually came to get him, my coworker said, ‘We might have an issue. He really hates dogs,’” Pitcher said. “He was so frightened by them, he actually started urinating blood at the clinic.”
Ollie was suffering from something called cystitis, a urinary tract disorder. While the cystitis itself was treatable, Ollie’s fear of dogs might not have been.