Animal Haven in Manhattan has been around since 1967 rescuing homeless pets and rehabilitating them improve their chances for adoption. When a paralyzed Dachshund named Tazo was surrendered to their shelter, the staff knew immediately that his injury would not stop him from enjoying life. They helped in every way possible so the paralyzed dachshund got his second chance. [Read more…]
I want to begin this post by saying that since I started Lessons From A Paralyzed Dog 2 ½ years ago I’ve had the pleasure of meeting the most dedicated and caring pet owners from around the globe. The story below proves that point because it begins in Africa and ends in Canada.
Recently I ran a story that started in Namibia where a pet mom named Natasha shared a video of the miraculous recovery her paralyzed dog Savannah made after a traumatic injury to the dog’s spine. When Karen Brandson watched the video from her home in British Columbia a flood of memories came rushing back to her about her dog Calli and the nearly identical video she had taken of the dog’s recovery from a blunt force trauma. Both Savannah and Calli had similar injuries and recoveries.
Karen reached out to share the connection and the video she filmed about Calli. [Read more…]