29 Dec 2016: Maggie, she's 3-5 yrs old, 45 pounds of adorable. She's dog friendly, NOT good with cats. She's a really sweet dog. Recovering from a FHO.
Does everyone not need a 45-pound lap dog? Meet the perfect candidate for that position! Maggie Mae is a very unique Shar-Pei Houd Mix. She found herself in a very rural shelter in Ga after she had been hit by a car. A local vet determined her hip had been popped out of the socket and she was not using her leg at all. He was able to pop it back into place but very soon after it came back out. For weeks she had been not using her leg, and when we were contacted to get her help we immediately had her brought to our vet. It was determined she needed surgery immediately to help her regain use of and start to build muscle in her leg again. She has been receiving physical therapy and cold laser therapy to help her leg/hip heal and she has finally been given the all clear.
Maggie LOVES to hunt when she is out in the exercise pen! She adores the volunteers and really enjoys her walks. She is gaining strength in her back leg and it will soon be as strong as the other leg. She is food driven and enjoys learning new things. She is middle aged at 3-5 years old.
To apply to foster or adopt Miss Maggie please apply today!
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