A WONDERFUL SPECIAL NEEDS PUPPY: 11 months old / Currently 37 lbs. Meet me Saturdays at 1 of our 2 Kennesaw locations from 11-4pm. Check for my location at www.mostlymutts.org after 5pm on Fridays. I'm a wonderful, happy pup who's had a hard start to life, but I don't let anything get me down as I'm full of life and I love to play! I came to Mostly Mutts with a broken back and unable to use my back legs at all but I've gotten a little use back. I recently had surgery to amputate one back leg and my tail. I hope that my remaining leg will get stronger and give me more support. Having no tail means my diaper stays on better—yay!. Yes, I do wear a diaper to help with bladder and bowel control but tend not to go in it a lot. My foster family takes me outside and removes my diaper and then I'll go as soon as it comes off. I don't know if I'll ever really be able to not wear a diaper, so you must be willing to change them and keep me clean. I love all people and they love me too and being with people and other animal friends is the best! I like cuddling with both human and canine alike! I also like going outside with my people as that's where we do some therapy with my family helping me stand and get used to my wheelchair, so I can run and move all I want. I can get better traction outside and am motivated to explore! It's great fun. I can also practice my therapy with you on the carpet. We find that wearing a diaper and a toddler onesie gives my back support and may help me have better strength, but I’m outgrowing the onesie’s so a thunder shirt could be helpful with a little back support. I must stay slim to protect my back, so not too many treats for me please and I should be adopted by a family with no stairs or with someone who can carry me up and down stairs. I am not in pain either, so that’s great! You can contact Tammy for more information about me at 770-314-8974. My best friend is Iggy who has similar back issues as me, so if you happen to want 2 wonderful special needs doggies, MM's will let you adopt both of us for one adoption fee of $275.00 or my adoption fee alone has been waived and Mostly Mutts is asking for a minimum $100.00 tax deductible donation for me and that you provide me with a fantastic forever home. Energy level: Currently 3–4, but should be a little higher the stronger I get. I'm spayed, micro-chipped and current on my shots.
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