Monthly Archives: November 2010

My Dearest Sammy……

It has been four days since I last saw you, since our last walk together…I know you’re in Heaven by now, I hope it is filled with those rascally wabbits you so wanted to chase while we hiked through Discovery … Continue reading

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Seattle Times:Dog electrocuted from Seattle sidewalk power plate

Lisa McKibbin had never heard of the term “contact voltage” until her German shorthair pointer was electrocuted Thanksgiving Day “He was totally healthy, at the height of his career. It’s a bizarre death. It was noon on Thanksgiving, and me … Continue reading

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KING 5 News-Dog believed electrocuted by Seattle City Light plate

By ERIC WILKINSON / KING 5 News SEATTLE — Lisa McKibbin had her dog Sammy out for a walk in Seattle’s Queen Anne neighborhood on Thanksgiving when the unthinkable happened. McKibbin and Sammy were walking on Queen Anne Avenue North … Continue reading

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Two More Cases of Electric Shock on Dogs?

I was terribly saddened this morning to learn about Sammy’s death and the incident on Thursday. It is doubly painful, since on Wednesday morning, Oslo and I walked to work due to the snow, we wanted to toss our doggie … Continue reading

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Q13 News Coverage of Sammy

An Afternoon Walk Turns Deadly For A Seattle Woman’s Beloved Dog Pet Owner Says The Animal Was Electrocuted By Sidewalk Power Plate SEATTLE — A local dog owner speaks out after the love of her life is shocked to death … Continue reading

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More Info on Electric Shock and Dogs…

How to Prevent Dog from Getting an Electric Shock? Care for an electrocuted dog Unfortunately, most dog walkers discover a danger, only sadly, when victimized and so I wanted to inform you of StreetZaps. (21 Apr 2010)   Electrical leakages … Continue reading

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Important Info About Contact Voltage..

If you would like to learn more about this serious issue, please read this website.  It has everything you need to know about contact voltage.  Sadly, it took the life of a young woman in NYC.  Her father created this site … Continue reading

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