Gilbert's time was nearly up. The one-year-old pit bull, found as a stray, was scheduled to be euthanized at the Georgia animal shelter where he'd been deposited. His disability, believed to have been caused by being hit by a car, was an impediment to his adoption, they believed. Lucky Gilbert, however, found an angel in Janine Guido, founder of Speranza Animal Rescue, a … [Read more...] about Paralyzed Pittie Gets Off the Kill List and onto Some New Wheels!
Here's a happy update to a story we shared a month ago! You may remember Genie, the Tampa dog whose owner left her at a Tampa shelter with a heart-melting note: “Please help my Genie. Genie (her name) is paralyzed from I believe her hips to her hind legs. I tried to manage her pain with medication from her vet but they only ease her pain and she needs surgery. I cannot … [Read more...] about PUPDATE! Paralyzed Tampa Dog Gets New Wheels & New Home
Angie used to walk on all fours, but after suffering an accident she was left paralyzed from her hind legs. Her owners used to love her, but on Feb. 21, 2016, they drove her to Miami-Dade Animal Services and surrendered her. If losing her home and family wasn't horrible enough, the pet owners took off the wheelchair she used for mobility right before leaving her alone and … [Read more...] about Paralyzed Dog Gets Wheels Taken Away Before Getting Dumped at Shelter
Benny, short for Benito, is a three-year-old Pomeranian from Victorville, California. He was a normal, happy dog, but one day he woke up paralyzed. His owner, Brianna Ibarra, rushed him to a vet clinic and learned the dog's paralysis could be reversed, however, it would cost her $8,000. Ibarra was devastated when she found out she couldn't afford the surgery her beloved dog … [Read more...] about Paralyzed Dog Regains Mobility With $40 DIY Doggy Wheelchair
. Senior dog Lucy was paralyzed when she came to Animal Haven in NYC. Now, after surgery, Lucy is walking again and has a spring in her step! She is a sweet girl who is ready for a good and loving home. Animal Haven writes in Lucy's voice in their introduction to a new video that shows the happy girl walking, running and even jumping for joy: "Hi everyone! My name is … [Read more...] about Lucy: Formerly Paralyzed Dog Walks Again