You probably remember that last month we congratulated the winners of the 2016 Handicapped Pets Calendar contest. What you don’t know is how that announcement changed the life of one of the winners named Tom Turkey. Tom is a specially-abled black Lab puppy who was rescued by the Humane Society of West Montana and living at their shelter. But since becoming a calendar guy, this friendly, paralyzed dog has found his forever home. And the best news is his new pet mom is a dedicated member of the Lessons From A Paralyzed Dog community.
Last year around Thanksgiving, Tom Turkey and his two littermates Pumpkin Pie and Green Bean were brought to the Humane Society of West Montana. All three puppies suffer from an undiagnosed neurological disease and a seizure disorder. Pumpkin and Green Bean were recently adopted so the rescue group decided to enter Tom into the calendar contest to help him get some publicity. [Read more…]