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Special-needs pets

Lawrence residents who own pets with disabilities say their animals are worth the extra TLC. Most of the time, they add, their special-needs dogs and cats don’t seem to notice they’re any different from other pets. See some of these pets in action.

Hibiscus, who has no eyes, is an active cat that likes to play but sometimes needs a little help when she bats her toy away. Owner Mary Bellamy of Lawrence makes sounds to help her head the right direction.


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