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This X-ray made the news in Atlanta — with a happy ending

X-ray images show a metal spoon swallowed by Zeus. It was successfully removed at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Sandy Springs.

X-ray images show a metal spoon swallowed by Zeus. It was successfully removed at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Sandy Springs.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution published this X-ray and the story of a hungry puppy who ate a spoonful of dog food — along with the spoon! Fortunately, the puppy was taken to a BluePearl hospital, where an ER veterinarian was able to remove the spoon with an endoscope.