Sophie was always ready for a new adventure. Whether it was taking the 3-mile walk around our neighborhood, exploring new houses during our “house hunting” phase or barking hello to dogs during a car ride, our little girl’s outgoing personality shined on; even after the paralysis took away her mobility. One of the favorite places Sophie liked to visit, after she stopped walking, was our local park. She enjoyed it because she could be with people and while Sophie liked everyone, the people who found her the most interesting, were the children.
Does your dog continuously chase after his tail, pace back and forth or spin like a top? He could have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Lessons From A Paralyzed Dog wants you to know about a new study from the American Humane Association, in cooperation with the School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University that wants to find out why some dogs are more prone to OCD.