On February 22, 2019, my wholesome 12 yr previous poodle/terrier named Jackson had a dental cleansing process at Dundas West Animal Hospital. It is a extremely regarded animal care hospital in downtown Toronto.A vet tech there did not hook the oxygen tube as much as the anesthesia machine. This meant Jackson wasn’t getting oxygen, nor fuel. Jackson went in to cardiac arrest. His coronary heart stopped twice. He was resuscitated twice. After I picked him as much as accompany him and a unique tech + the hospital supervisor to the emergency vet in Oakville, he was a rattling mess. His pupils have been dilated. His tongue was hanging out. He could not stroll or transfer in any respect. He made some squeaky sounds when he heard or smelled me (I do not know which however I am fairly positive he could not see at that time). I spoke to him constantly throughout the drive. Promising cookies, telling him “I am right here” and “I like you, Jacky”. I wasn’t capable of maintain him as a result of the tech wanted to consistently measure his coronary heart price and examine his gums for blood move.My wholesome, energetic, playful and vibrant Jackson suffered main mind injury that solely acquired worse over night time in Crucial Care at Mississauga-Oakville Emergency Vet. He was utterly unresponsive once I noticed him within the morning. His mind swelled. His blood stress was sky excessive. There was a fabric masking his eyes as a result of they have been shifting and flicking in several instructions attributable to neurological injury. There was nothing left to do however euthanize my boy who, a day earlier than, was utterly comfortable and wholesome. I did not get to look in to his eyes as I stated goodbye to my finest pal and solely household.My coronary heart is damaged. I nonetheless cry day-after-day. Dundas West Animal Hospital admits accountability and reimbursed me for the price of his care. The tech is not at that follow. Whether or not she stop or was fired, I do not know. I have been apologized to by Jackson’s main vet. The tech has not recognized herself nor despatched any sort of apology or condolences.I am going to remedy weekly to attempt to course of this trauma and loss.I miss my boy. A lot. I miss My Jackson.