On Tuesday night, when a devastated owner carried his severely injured dog, who had been struck by a snow plow, into Dr. Deborah Kelloway's Manchester, N.H., veterinary clinic, things looked bleak.
The three-year-old dog had devastating injuries from the impact; in fact, the severity of the injuries, coupled with the dog owner's lack of funds, made humane euthanasia a likely option.
According to WHDH News, Dr. Kelloway saw the dog's wagging tail and wanted to see if there was something more that could be done to help save the dog's life.
The dog, named "Molly," was surrendered to "All Better Pets," the non-profit portion of the clinic and fundraising efforts were kicked off in an effort to secure what was needed to help put Molly back together.
On the fundraising page which was established for Molly, Dr. Kelloway wrote:
This man came to us with no money, no plan and no expectation. I want to give a veteran something wonderful for Christmas … his dog. Will you help me get the word out?Save Molly I am looking for 200 people to contribute $20 or 400 people to contribute $10. These are fractures that I cannot repair myself and will need to bring in a surgeon. I estimate our cost to the surgeon will approach $4000. We feel that Molly’s injuries are treatable.
The call for help was answered and Molly is scheduled to undergo surgery on Dec. 21 to help repair her four broken limbs.
The following heartwarming update was released:
Due to the remarkable outpouring, we have reached our goal! Thank you everyone for your support for Molly! She is doing great.
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