Jessica Roy at NYMag reports:
A 10-year-old goldfish was going to die from a brain tumor if it didn’t undergo a complicated operation. Knowing their beloved pet could live for 20 more years if the surgery was successful, George the goldfish’s owners decided to pony up hundreds of dollars to save the little guy….
Pictures at the link. I’ll admit, I was seriously curious as to how a fish could be safely anesthetized!
Apart from secretly feeling a little
superior better about one’s own “frivolous” pet-care expenditures, what’s on the agenda for the evening?