'Hair of the dog' saves puppy's life

BY RICHARD SHEARS, THE DAILY MAIL Modified: January 15, 2013 at 3:12 pm •  Published: January 15, 2013
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A 10-week-old puppy in danger of dying from poisoning after swallowing anti-freeze was saved by a strong dose of vodka – a whole bottle and a half!

A vet put Cleo, an American Staffordshire, on the emergency hard liquor treatment as an antidote and the unusual treatment saved her life.

She was today still getting over a hangover in a Melbourne veterinary surgery, but her owner, Miss Stacey Zammit was delighted that her four-legged friend was on the road to recovery.

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