There is wonderful news to share about Lizee, the four month-old paralyzed puppy found on the side of the road in Albuquerque, NM. A foster home has been found and the puppy will be in the safe hands of Heath’s Haven Rescue. Thank you to everyone who shared Lizee’s story and helped us save her from being euthanized.
Meet sweet Angel. She’s a stray who was rescued from the streets of Tijuana, Mexico with a broken back. She is headed to Heath’s Haven Rescue for medical care, surgery and rehabilitation.
Heath’s Haven Rescue is an amazing non-profit group that specializes in rescuing dogs with neurological and mobility issues. We’ve had the pleasure of highlighting some of their adoptable dogs before, but now Lessons From A Paralyzed Dog would like to share Angel’s story and the plan of action Heath’s Haven has put together to save this disabled dog.
Rene Agredano is one half of the famous couple who founded Tripawds.com, the largest online community for three-legged animals. She and her husband Jim Nelson were determined to bring support and information for those facing the amputation of a pet’s limb. They began their mission after Jerry, their German shepherd mix was diagnosed with bone cancer. Jerry was given less than a year to live, but with the love and support of Jim and Rene he lived and travelled the country for three years. Here is their story: