Category Archives: Disabilities

Active Lives of Disabled Dogs

Frankie scampers through life, tail wagging and wheels rolling, says owner Barbara Techel. That’s why Frankie, a perky dachshund left partially paralyzed after a fall, has been named the mascot for National Disabled Pets Day. National Disabled Pets Day National Disabled Pets Day, May 3, is an effort to promote recognition of disabled dogs like […]

Special Needs Dogs Hit the Road

“Traveling with a blind dog is not much different than traveling with a sighted dog”; “He adapted to his wheelchair immediately and uses a harness in the car”; “Road trips with a senior dog just require a little extra planning.” These are the comments echoed by the canine guardians of Little Bit, Benjamin and Brandy […]