This story was updated August 2018.
Rene Agredano and Jim Nelson founded Tripawds.com, the largest online community for three-legged animals. The couple bring support and information for pet owners whose dog is facing an amputation.
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 love and care from Rene and Jim he lived and traveled the country for three years. Here is their amazing story.