Complaint Details

Cust First Name Snoda 
Shop Name Happiness is Pets 
Shop Address Line 1 1542 Ogden Avenue 
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Shop City Downers Grove 
Shop State or Province Illinois 
Shop Country United States  
Was Online Purchase No 
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Date of Purchase 2002/05/25 
Price 800 
Shop Breed of Dog Bassett Hound 
Sex Female 
Date of Birth 03/18/2002 
Date of Death 2010/10/15 
Breeder dont know 
Diseases and Illnesses Addisons Disease. Tristan was diagnosed in 2008 with Addisons Disease. We almost lost her, and took her to the emergency vet in Downers Grove on Memorial Day weekend. She was literally on the brink of death. They were able to keep her alive, but afterward she had to have blood test, shots and prednezone monthly. It was extrememly expensive, but she was our baby and we love her. Also, since the day she came home she was never able to learn to be completely housebroken. TO the day she died she still went in the house. This was a huge inconvenience and cost for carpet cleaning 
When illness begin end Illness began memorial day weekend 2008. It ended with her death in 2010 
Hereditary Defects dont know if this was hereditary. We were not told of any illnesses the mother had 
Recommend vet No 
Veterinary expenses to date 3500 
How did you hear about shop Drove by the shop 
Please describe conditions The shop seemed clean. The dogs were well fed. The cages are small and there are a lot of pups in there, but they seemed happy. I didn't know about puppy stores and puppy mills at the time or I never would have bought her 
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