test-firefox Zeus, a dedicated and loving 9-year-old boxer, is now zooming around in his new wheelchair that was made possible by the overwhelming support of our donors. Zeus suffers from degenerative myelopathy, which has diminished his ability to use his rear legs. His owner is afflicted with cancer and as a result, he was unable to provide Zeus with the wheelchair he desperately needed to become mobile again....
tater-tot-needs-wheels-to-trot Tater Tot, a very happy, young cat, was rescued by his owner as a baby from a hoarding situation. Tater Tot recently suffered a blood clot which resulted in paralysis and tissue death in his hind limbs. As a result, his rear legs were amputated. Tater Tot has a great deal of strength in his upper body which would allow him to move around in a wheelchair. Tater’s owner is experiencing severe...
help-lucy-regain-her-independenceLucy, a loving Border Collie/Lab Mix, lost the use of her legs after suffering an unexpected and tragic accident.  Her owner has also endured medical issues with her spine and as a result finds it physically difficult to move Lucy around. Due to generous donor support, Lucy received the wheelchair she needed in order to regain her independence. Her owner is so grateful for the support of the...
zoie-receives-supportThanks to generous donor support, Handicapped Pets Foundation was able to give Zoie the Boxer the gift of mobility. Zoie lost the use of her back legs and her loving owner, also disabled, was unable to provide Zoie with the wheelchair she needed.   Zoie's family is so grateful for the support they have received and sent this photo and update, "I am hopeful that the wheels that were so selflessly...
dexter-the-dog-needs-a-wheelchairDexter, a 14-year-old English Springer Spaniel, has degenerative myelopathy, which has left him weak in his hind end, and is need of a doggie wheelchair to keep moving.  Sadly, Dexter's owner is disabled with extremely low income and is seeking the help of the Handicapped Pets Foundation.  Please help Dexter get back on his feet again so he can continue to be the constant companion to his loving and...
diesel-is-walking-again-with-wheelsHandicapped Pets Foundation recently assisted Diesel the dachshund when he could no longer walk and his owners were struggling to afford the cost of his care.  Diesel had the option of a very expensive surgery or a less invasive wait and see approach of using a wheelchair to see if he could regain his mobility.  His owners applied to the Handicapped Pets Foundation for assistance with obtaining a...
rescued-rottie-needs-wheelchairJake, a beautiful Rottweiler, was once left abandoned and neglected in an apartment for several days when his first owner died a few years ago.  He then survived neglect and a severe case of heartworm before finally joining his forever family that includes two young girls who love Jake dearly.  Jake is now a senior dog that is suffering from a neurological condition which has impacted his mobility. ...
sasha-the-cat-gets-a-wheelchairThanks to the support of the Handicapped Pets Foundation, Sasha the cat is now getting around in a brand new wheelchair.  Hopefully, with continued physical therapy, Sasha may one day fully recover his mobility.  He was rescued from Bulgaria in late 2009 after his previous owners simply abandoned him in the streets.  It is unknown what caused Sasha's rear leg paralysis, but when he was first rescued...
caseys-three-legs-need-support Casey is a thirteen year old Pekingese / Lhasa Apso mix that was rescued as a puppy. Casey had been hit by a car, and the damage to his right hind leg was so severe that it required amputation. His former owner did not want a three legged dog. Casey was rescued by his current owner who has adored him for the past 12 years. "Casey is my whole world", his owner wrote in her application to the...
pebbles-the-pug-is-rolling-alongPebbles the pug is rolling along and very thankful for the supporters of the Handicapped Pets Foundation who made it possible for her to receive a dog wheelchair.  Pebbles' family recently sent this photo and a note of thanks for their recent gift that is making it possible for Pebbles to return to her daily walks.  The Handicapped Pets Foundation provides mobility equipment to pets...
shorty-is-standing-tall-in-his-wheelsHis name may be Shorty, but make no mistake about it, he is now standing tall in his wheels thanks to the generous support of donors to the Handicapped Pets Foundation.  Shorty's owner is extremely grateful for the gift of a dog wheelchair that has given her companion the means to experience the freedom of mobility.  Shorty is enjoying the outdoors again, and he is so thankful for his new...
ella-has-a-mobility-dream-to-fulfill Ella is a Rottweiler/greyhound mix that suddenly became paralyzed from the waist down a few months ago. Thus far, she is not responding to treatment, and her only options are a wheelchair or euthanasia. Ella has a very dedicated owner who expresses Ella's bladder three times each day. However, Ella's owner is also a single mother who is struggling to support her young daughter while also paying the...
nugget-shines-in-donated-dog-wheelchairNugget was abandoned at a veterinarian's office when her family was unable to bear the financial and emotional burden of caring for a handicapped pet.  Her veterinarian did not want to give up hope on Nugget and vowed to treat her and find her a new home.  First, Nugget needed a wheelchair to make her mobile again.  Without any other means of support to pay for a wheelchair for Nugget, her...
evaEva is a nine month Labrador retriever who was born without fully developed hips.  Her veterinarian recommended low impact exercise such as swimming to build Eva's muscles while not bearing too much weight on her weak legs.  Since Eva's family does not have a pool, they decided to investigate whether a dog wheelchair could assist Eva.  Her veterinarian agreed that it would be a good idea and assist...
dot-retired-guide-dog-sp-11614 The Handicapped Pets Foundation would like to thank its many generous and thoughtful supporters for their contributions to Dot, a guide dog that was forced into early retirement because she was struggling to walk. Dot is now enjoying her retirement with Eve who is a volunteer for Guide Dogs for the Blind. Eve, who is almost 80 years old, has raised 26 puppies for Guide Dogs for the Blind. Eve...
venus Venus is a young mixed breed that was rescued following a car accident that left her paralyzed. Her previous owners abandoned Venus after learning that she would not be able to walk again. Venus was taken in by a family that is already caring for a number of other rescued animals. They are struggling financially to provide care for themselves and their other animals while also attending to Venus'...
wishbone Thank you for making Wishbone's wish come true! He is now walking thanks to the support of the Handicapped Pets Foundation. Wishbone was one of several mixed breed puppies in a litter that was surrendered to a local humane society. All of the puppies in the litter were adopted except for Wishbone who was missing his two rear feet. His owners adopted him before he was scheduled to be put to sleep. ...
trax Trax is a caring therapy dog and an accomplished search and rescue dog. Over the course of his career, Trax has helped bring solace to grieving families and criminals to justice. Sadly, Trax has been diagnosed with transitional cell carcinoma that has severely impacted his mobility. Although his family is painfullly aware of the seriousness of his prognosis, they are hopeful that a dog wheelchair...
jenna-great-dane Jenna, a lovely Great Dane, has been a cherished member of her family since she was a puppy. Now, as a mature 12-year old girl she can no longer get up and moving on her own. Her owners have recently resorted to assisting her with a walking harness, but at 110 pounds, Jenna is quite a bit to lift. She really needs a dog wheelchair so that she can regain her mobility and take the physical strain off...
seri-cat Seri, a beautiful domestic longhair cat, was adopted from the local humane society. Seri had been found abandoned in a garage as a kitten. She had suffered an injury to her rear legs and nearly died from her ordeal. Seri is not able to use her rear legs, but she has very strong front legs that would be able to move her along in a wheelchair. Seri's owners are experiencing severe financial...
tikiThank you for supporting Tiki! His fundraising campaign was successful, and he has received a new Walkin' Wheels. Tiki's owner was unable to afford the cost of a dog wheelchair and turned to the Handicapped Pets Foundation for assistance. The family who was struggling to survive on a part-time income is now extremely grateful for assistance in getting their Tiki mobile again! Tiki is a Labrador/...
miracle Miracle's family asked us to share the following message of gratitude to our supporters of the Handicapped Pets Foundation: "We have received Miracle's Walkin' Wheels.  Attached is a photo of her very first time with her new freedom! As I write this, she has now been in her chair 4 times and is starting to explore the house. She is fighting a battle with herself not to bunny hop, but she has...
toot-dog-wheelchair Toot, who is simply too cute for words, had outgrown her first set of wheels that were obtained while she was still a growing puppy. Born with a total of five legs, Toot had to have the two smaller, deformed legs amputated when she was only four months old. Toot was in search of an adult dog wheelchair that would provide support for her remaining front leg that had been weakened by the additional...
popper-the-bunnyPopper the Bunny is in need of a new wheelchair. Popper lives in Michigan with his owner Erika who is struggling to provide for the full cost of a wheelchair and is seeking the support of the Handicapped Pets Foundationto assist her. Popper the Bunny has lost movement in his rear legs as a result of an infection. Here sides with his owner Erika who is struggling to provide for the full cost of a...
lil-bella-needs-a-dog-wheelchair This little lab was abandoned at the vet by its owners after they were told she would be paralyzed...She fell off a couch  supposedly"...She is currently under foster care....and here is her story--I will help to foster her but we really need to get her a cart. This is her medical history to date: She has more then just paralysis going on. It is just her hind legs, that little girl can move...
german-shepherd-princePrince is a 10-year old German shepherd that lives in Middletown, Delaware with his owner Teri Stone. Having been diagnosed with degenerative myelopathy ("DM"), a progressive disease involving the spinal cord, Prince was suffering from partial rear leg paralysis and had difficulty maintaining enough balance to enjoy daily walks.  Teri, who adopted Prince from a German shepherd rescue group...