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.
Photo by Richard Gwin
Mario and Brooke Fontana, Lawrence, play with their dog, Izzy. Izzy's right front leg had to be amputated after she was hit by a car, but now that she's recovered she can do almost everything other dogs can do.