When I saw Sport sleeping so soundly on this stack of towels I had to caption the picture: The Prince And The Pea.
Stories of amazing pets who have suffered a handicap or disability or paralysis.
On December 6, 2007 a call came into the Heaven Can Wait Animal Society office about a litter of kittens running loose. Manned with cat traps and a can of tuna we set out to catch the kittens. The goal in my mind was to deliver them to the shelter, socialize them and adopt them into new homes. I was advised that if they seemed too feral to socialize, the babies would become part of our TNR program. They would be spayed/neutered, vaccinated and returned to their community.
You CAN teach
an old dog
My 10 year-old dog, Cody received this doggie puzzle as a Christmas gift. At first he was afraid of it and within a couple of days he loved pulling out ALL of the puzzle pieces to retrieve the treat hidden inside. Lessons From A Paralyzed Dog is a tribute to Cody’s big sister Sophie and a blog for ALL pets with special needs.
Puzzle by: Kyjen
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As I sit here writing about National Walk Your Dog Month, my shepherd/collie mix Cody is stretched out on his side lying by my desk waiting as patiently as he can for me to finally step away from my computer and take him for a walk. With temperatures reaching below zero in many parts of the country, I have no excuse from pushing away from my desk to enjoy a leisurely walk with my dog in the mild temperature of Las Vegas. So, here we go….