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A Nose For Recovery: Trial Therapy Helps Dog Walk Again! VIDEO!

Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, protection, environment )

- 2031 days ago -
Jasper, a ten-year-old dachshund (shown in the video below), was paralyzed after he was hit by a car. The spinal injury caused his hind legs to stop working, and he needed help getting around. But Jasper is now walking on his own again,

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Cher C (1429)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 9:14 am

Thnx Kit!!!


Past Member (0)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 9:31 am
What a beauty. Great story. Thank you.

Barbara K (60)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 9:55 am
What a fantastic breakthrough. How wonderful if they could stop paralysis this way. The dog is an absolute beauty. I'm so glad that this therapy worked. Thanks, my friend.

. (0)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 10:11 am
Incredible article-thanks

Kit B (276)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 11:12 am

I just loved this article and the whole story of how this dog was saved from a life of paralysis by cells implanted into his nose. Now that is a break through that we can celebrate. Thank you Cher, for submitting this "feel good" story.

mar l ene dinkins (264)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 11:30 am
noted!!!! thnx for this article!!! jasper is e a piu bel cane che ho visto !!!!! am glad he is fine queste e perfecto article!!!!!! grazie grazie!!!!! ciao

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 11:31 am
great story

Dianne D (490)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 1:30 pm
They were showing this on the local news this morning. That's pretty incrediable.

Mary Waldeck (0)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 1:34 pm
I believe in autologous transplants the cells come from the patient him/herself. I just looked up autologous.


Gloria Morotti (14)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 4:13 pm
Wow! Thanks.

Tamara Hayes (185)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 4:19 pm
I actually learned this on Freekibble. It was the trivia question of the day. Amazing!

Julie E (405)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 5:21 pm
Great story. Have a great the rest of your life Jasper!

Donna Hamilton (159)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 7:24 pm
Amazing! Noted. Thanks, Cher.

Barb K (1688)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 7:53 pm
Jasper is an amazing doggy!! Thnx for posting Cher!!

Danuta W (1250)
Monday November 26, 2012, 3:38 am

Past Member (0)
Monday November 26, 2012, 6:07 am
great story :)

Ruth C (87)
Monday November 26, 2012, 6:43 am
I'm so happy that Jasper is able to walk again.

Elize Labuschagne (181)
Monday November 26, 2012, 7:35 am
Positive outcome for a change !! Great !

Muriel Servaege (53)
Monday November 26, 2012, 10:20 am
Thank you.

Carol H (229)
Tuesday December 11, 2012, 6:59 pm
good story, thank you Cher
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