Ohio Dog Angel Has Almost 5 Legs

Thanks to AP for this article. Abberration Splits Dog's Left Leg in Two AP Posted: 2008-04-02 AVON LAKE, Ohio (April 1) - A developmental problem...

Joy  |  Apr 2nd 2008


Thanks to AP for this article.

Abberration Splits Dog’s Left Leg in Two
AP
Posted: 2008-04-02

AVON LAKE, Ohio (April 1) – A developmental problem split Angel the dog’s leg, making her look like a five-legged pet. Veterinarian Frank Krupka, with the Avon Lake Animal Clinic in suburban Cleveland, said he’s never seen anything like it.



After examining X-rays, Krupka determined that a genetic aberration split Angel’s front left leg in two, leaving her with three normal legs and two distinct parts of a fourth.

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