She has a wonky leg. Although it adds character, there were concerns for her long term health. Veterinarians examined her and couldn’t determine if it was an issue at birth or an untreated fracture. They want to be sure it will not be painful as she gets older, so the decision was made to have surgery.
In the days leading up to her surgery, Ariel spent time at our office. She took a special liking to Smith, who will be providing moral support as shown in their photo together.