Will was sent home to his owner ... but two weeks later, he ended up back at the emergency clinic to be treated for poisoning. Again.
Rat poison is one of the most common household dangers for pets. A dog who has ingested rat poison might have breath that smells like rotten fish or garlic afterwards, and might also have difficulty breathing, vomiting, general weakness and even seizures.
This time, Out of the Pits, a pit bull rescue in upstate New York, stepped up to help.
"One of the young man's friends found him bleeding out on the floor while his owner went to a basketball game," Cydney Cross, president of Out of the Pits, told The Dodo. "They scooped him up and took him again to the ER but this time said they weren't going to pay another $2,000."