"He was cute! I was happy the vet took time to do something like that," Childres said. "[Mockler] really cared and tried to make him as happy as possible."
Mockler has seen all sorts of tragic situations as part of her job, from going into her office in the middle of the night to help dogs with broken legs, to making house calls on weekends to help struggling puppies. So, when she got a chance for a little humor, she took it.
"Remi didn't seem to mind," she said.