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Special Needs Dogs

Special Needs Dogs Different is Beautiful! Guest blogger: Lauren Kramer-Theuerkauf My husband, Matt, knows that I have a huge heart when it comes to animals.  What he did not know was that we were both about to fall in love with adopting special needs dogs. I discovered Penny on  She is a gorgeous Chiweenie that was born with a severe overbite and a deformed front paw causing her to the full article.


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Terrier Dog wearing back brace


PLUS: 5 Tips For Newcomers to I.V.D.D. 

Rocket Hitchcock is a 7-year-old Schnauzer/Terrier mix. His hobbies include going for investigative strolls in the neighborhood, playing long games of low-intensity chase with members of his toy collection and convincing us (his two dads) that he has not had enough bacon treats and that we should really do something to remedy the situation.  During the first few years of his life, we noticed


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“Molly” Gets Support For Her Dog Back Problems

“Molly” is a sweet Beagle Lab mix rescued from a shelter. She was born deaf and has episodes of “Snapping Fly Syndrome”. She doesn’t want any surprises so approach her with love and gentleness. Beagles are considered “chondrodystrophic” and they are prone to dog back problems. She wears her WiggleLess® to help support her back and offer a sense of calm and stress relief. WiggleLess® secures around the spinal column.


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Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) — Sadie’s Journey

INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DISEASE — IVDD I have enclosed two photos of Sadie.  Read below to see what she has been through and what she has accomplished. We tried many therapies. Sadie was completely paralyzed from the mid-spine back. No bladder control, no intestinal control, no tail wagging, and no walking. She was at the Animal Specialty Hospital in Naples for three weeks. No surgery recommended. She may or may not


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