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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby CarolC » Tue Jul 06, 2010 8:02 pm

"My Dog Has Fallen and He Can't Get Up! Rehabilitation from a Spinal Injury with Paralysis" by Judy Wolff.
About a black lab recovering from FCE.
http://www.lulu.com/jftm
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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby CarolC » Mon Oct 25, 2010 2:00 pm

Winter's Tail: How One Little Dolphin Learned to Swim Again by Juliana Hatkoff et al.

This book is for children. It is full of beautiful photos of how they made an artificial tail for the dolphin who is missing her tail.
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Postby critters » Sun Jan 09, 2011 1:43 pm

Disfigured more than disabled:
Oogy http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0446546313 Good stuff!
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Postby critters » Sun Feb 13, 2011 11:35 am

Just finished http://www.amazon.com/House-Million-Pet ... 446&sr=1-1 and found myself laughing all the time. VERY highly recommended!! :hysterical:
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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby CarolC » Sat Mar 26, 2011 2:22 pm

Let's Get a Pup! Said Kate - Bob Graham

There are lots of dogs--all shapes and sizes--at the Rescue Center. But Kate and her mom and dad know they want Dave the moment they see him. He's small and he's cute and he's a perfect fit for the end of Kate's bed. In fact, Dave is everything a puppy could be.

But then they see old and gray and broad-as-a-table Rosy...


http://www.amazon.com/Lets-Get-Pup-Said ... 4&sr=1-1#_

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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby Christine » Wed Dec 28, 2011 8:57 pm

"Bionic animals".....wonderful pictures!

http://www.takepart.com/photos/bionic-animals#
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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby critters » Sun Mar 11, 2012 10:12 am

Mystery series where main character has blind, diabetic Shih Tzu who is well. http://www.amazon.com/Antiques-Maul-Tre ... 399&sr=1-1 Good "cozy" mystery.
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Postby critters » Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:33 am

Wild Beau and Her Kittens, one-eyed homeless mama cat. Good rescue/humane themes & happy ending. http://www.amazon.com/Wild-Beau-Her-Kit ... 595&sr=1-1

Good kid book.
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Postby critters » Sat Jul 21, 2012 11:30 am

http://www.amazon.com/The-Ruthlessness- ... ss+of+cats

2 tripods AND a cart dog!! The cart dog plays a key role at the end.
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Molly the Pony

Postby FYI » Tue Aug 07, 2012 12:03 am

http://www.amazon.com/Molly-Pony-A-True ... y+the+pony

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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby Christine » Tue Aug 07, 2012 6:49 am

Are we sharing a brain now?? I just added this same thing to Molly's thread :mrgreen:
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A Voice for Special-Needs Kitties

Postby Sasha's Mom » Sat Sep 01, 2012 10:02 pm

Just found this tonight. Amazing resilience!
Three-Legged Corky the Cat: A Voice for Special-Needs Kitties :trophy:
Angela Lutz
Aug 31st 2012
http://www.catster.com/lifestyle/cat-re ... ats-cradle

P.S. Oops, didn't read the thread title properly. Can an article be considered "literature"? :blush:
Be simple, be earnest and spread that simplicity throughout everything you do.
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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby Christine » Sun Sep 02, 2012 5:34 am

We can pretend we are using a Kindle! :mrgreen:

Very cool, by the way!
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A Voice for Special-Needs Kitties

Postby Sasha's Mom » Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:55 am

Christine wrote:We can pretend we are using a Kindle! :mrgreen:

Very cool, by the way!


:wub: A little help for your imagination!
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Re: disabled critters in literature and TV

Postby CarolC » Sun Sep 02, 2012 11:51 am

Wow! His legs were backward and crisscrossed, I didn't realize they did such a surgery. :D
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