Marty is a survivor. His pet dad, Samuel, calls him his “little strongman” because when a ruptured disc in his spine led to paralysis, Marty refused to give up. The dog suffers from IVDD (Intervertebral Disc Disease), but with Samuel’s support Marty worked for months to keep his paralyzed hind limbs as strong as possible. Now nearly one year later, the paralyzed dog learned to Spinal Walk.
Samuel put together a video to document how far his mighty pup has come. He hopes Marty will serve as an inspiration to pet owners facing a similar situation with their dog. [Read more…]