Video: Rescue Dog Gets a New Prosthetic Leg . . . and a New Lease on Life

Written by: Phil Monahan

Last spring, Debbie the Pit Bull was found lying on the ground in Hialeah, Florida—where Pit Bulls are banned, by the way—in rough shape. Her right front paw had been severed, and the wound was festering. She was also emaciated from starvation. Almost a yeah later, Debbie is now a healthy 65 pounds, and she was recently fitted for a new prosthetic paw that will allow her to get around much easier.

Click here for the full story. It’s well worth your time.

Chaya Springer, left, holds her dog, “Debbie,” as Danielle Hetmanski helps her get used to her new prosthesis.
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