Rescued Dog Gets A Prosthetic Leg

Meet Blue! He is getting a prosthetic leg Friday and will be able to walk on all 4 legs for the first time.

Augusta, Georgia – A new leg, for a new life.

Meet Blue, the 3-year-old puppy from the Humane Society of McCormick County who is getting a new prosthetic leg thanks to Augusta Orthotics and Prosthetics. When Blue was rescued he had bruising from a shock collar, but despite his rough beginnings his handlers says has the biggest heart.

“I want him to enjoy life. Be able to play and run and go for walks longer than 5 minutes without getting tired. So we are working on him, but he has the.. I would love to see him become a service dog for a veteran,” Karen Damon, Administrator Veterans K9 Solutions told News Channel 6.

Blue is currently in a foster home but the folks at the Humane Society of McCormick County want him to find his forever home. Anyone interested in adopting him can call the Humane Society of McCormick County at 864-391-2349. 

 

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