Special-Needs Pet of the Week: Cassidy
What isyourpet's name?
How old is your pet?
She is one and a half years old.
Where did you get your pet?
Alady contacted me and said that one of her Dachshund puppies was born blind and asked if I would takeit, because they wouldn't be able to sell her like that.They bred two dapples together and this was the result.
What is your pet's physical challenge?
She is completely blind.
What is your pet's favorite thing to do?
She likes to play with her siblings, go for car rides, andplay at the bike trail.
What is your pet's favorite thing to eat?
Pumpkin orpeanut butterin frozen yogurt cubes.
What do you love most about yourpet?
She isVERY loving andVERY brave.
What has your pet most taught you?
That you don't have to be perfect. That you don't have to see love in order to feel it. And that a disability doesn't have to hinder you from living and loving life.
Is there anything else you'd like to share?
Cassidy is quite an inspiration.Everyone who meets her cannot believe she is blind. She is courageous and outgoing and loves everyone! Yes, I think she is amazing!
Editor's Note: If you care for a special-needs pet and would like your pet featured, please e-mail Barbara through her website. Send a photo and she will forward the questionnaire for your pet to be featured in an upcoming post.