Category: Helping Hands

Pet Friendly Hotel for Travelers

We now have a new pet friendly hotel that offers Helping Hands’ Clients (traveling to us for pet surgery) a very special rate! Candlewood Suites Richmond-West Broad at 2100 Dickens Road is just five miles from Helping Hands. They offer a very special rate of $89 (and waive the pet fee) to Helping Hands’ clients. They… Read more »

Osteosarcoma…One Dog’s Story

Osteosarcoma…one Dog’s Story Meet our friend Ozzy! We met Ozzy and his Dad last summer at the Richmond Vegetarian Festival. Dad sadly reported that Ozzy had been diagnosed with an osteosarcoma in his leg (an aggressive form of bone cancer) and he was going to have to euthanize his best buddy. We asked his dad… Read more »

Spending the Day in RVA while Fido gets Pet Surgery or Pet Dental Care at Helping Hands?

20 THINGS TO DO IN RICHMOND WHEN YOU VISIT HELPING HANDS FOR PET SURGERY OR PET DENTAL CARE 1. Visit our neighbor, James River Distillery, to take a tour and taste their gins, rum and vodka. 2. The Virginia Museum of Fine Art (VMFA) has the largest collection of Faberge Eggs outside of Russia. (opening… Read more »