Five years ago, Jet, a German shorthaired pointer, was in dreadful condition.
For weeks he had hidden under the porch of an unoccupied house in Humboldt each day, waiting for nightfall. Then, hed traipse through the neighborhood and beyond looking for tidbits in the trash. His meals often were meager.
Jets weight dropped precipitously. His ribs showed prominently, and a nameless collar around his neck, tight perhaps because of a callous owner, made swallowing a chore.
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