Meet Gordo: Hes not fat, but full of love

November 10, 2018 3:00 AM

It’s hard to care for your pet when you’re sick. But sadly, many pets are given up because their owners face declining health.

That’s where Gordo found himself. The 8-year-old Shih Tzu-mix was recently brought to the Houston Humane Society because his owner was sick.

Yes, “Gordo” means fat in Spanish, but he’s anything but. He’s a sweet boy, who is smart, friendly, enjoys going on walks, loves toys, and he knows some basic commands. He even knows “night-night” means it’s time to go in his crate.

Along with Gordo, there’s Toti Hanna, an adorable cat who was hit by a car and ultimately, the shelter’s vet team had to amputate her injured leg. Continue Reading


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