Connor was hit by a car but his owner failed to get him treated. Weeks went by, so neighbors called animal control. We can not imagine how much pain this poor dog endured before someone intervened.
Lacking funds for Connor’s care, the owner opted to give him up. Connor was in pain and his wound was open, so we wasted no time in getting his surgery. Our specialist told us that the limb might have been saved if the injury was addressed immediately after the accident.
We couldn’t bear to see this guy suffer, so we stepped in to ensure he got the needed surgery. Connor has successfully recovered from losing his leg and is ready to start his new chapter. This boy is determined nothing is going to stop him from enjoying life. He has had enough of not being able to move like he wants – now all he wants to do is play! Connor likes frisbee, playing ball and sometimes he will even return the ball to you. It is as if he is determined to enjoy his puppyhood days all over again.
Connor is in a GSROC foster home and is being taught his puppy manners. It is obvious his former home didn’t bother to teach him how to behave politely, but his foster home reports he is a very smart boy and will learn quickly. For now, we do not recommend a home with very small children as he tends to jump up in exuberance and would knock them over.
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