“We had all the loose and rotted teeth removed,” St. James said. “She likes to kiss, so I wanted her to have nice teeth when she kisses.”
The vet also removed many of Mabel’s warts.
“I wanted to make her more adoptable, and just not to let anyone have an excuse to call her ugly,” St. James said. “I wanted her to be healthy, and to also look pretty and feel good. To me, she’s beautiful and adorable, and she has a distinctive senior face.”