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Two-Legged Dog Dominic - Even More Amazing!


Animals  (tags: oprah, greyhound, italian greyhound, dominic, inspiring, legs, accident, love, dog )

Chrissy
- 3748 days ago - youtube.com
Check out this inspiring little 10 yr. old (Italian?) Greyhound pooch named Dominic. He's missing his TWO right legs and still is bouncing around and being a happy go lucky dog. As Oprah sums it up best - "Inspiring"



   

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Cher C (1424)
Friday March 13, 2009, 11:09 pm


Wow Chrissy!!

Amazing!

Thnx for sharing!
 

Simone D (1462)
Friday March 13, 2009, 11:16 pm
Amazing. Thank you Chrissy.
 

kat y (400)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 7:03 am
Thank you so much for posting this, Chrissy! What a happy, beautiful Spirit this is! I can see that he is filled with much JOY! He just SHINES!!!
 

Catherine W (36)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 7:18 am
Absolutely inspiring :)
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 7:47 am
How does this dog keep his balance? Wow....The ability of an animal's brain to compensate...Amazing...but then,I imagine they must not even be aware they're missing appendages.My cat had to have a hind leg amputated when he was almost a year old due to being hit by a car and he is absolutely oblivious to the fact that it's gone.His vet called it a "phantom limb". When he wants to scratch himself on that side,it looks like he's having some sort of a fit.So funny.In his mind,it's still there...The sensation of having one doesn't leave them.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phantom_limb


 

Margo Lodge (38)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 8:13 am
He is so cute and should inspire alot of people.
 

Nadia Elkhouli (18)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 8:31 am
Amazing Thank you Chrissy
 

MARY D (158)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 10:12 am
God love him. He's is more balanced than us flesh people with two legs! He is blessed to be loved by a good mom. Thank you chrissy.
 

Sharon Seltzer (124)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 10:49 am
Wow! Dogs are so inspiring.
 

Barb Knight (1685)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 11:53 am
Absolutely inspiring!! I've heard of "phatom limb syndrome." My right arm flies up sometimes because of my cerebral palsy and it's very iritating (sp
?) but I can't imagine my life without it. Dominic is such a breath of sunshine. God love him. Thnx Chrissy!!
 

Ana Maria Carvalho (103)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 12:16 pm
Thank you!!!
Very amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Joan for Peace (413)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 12:24 pm
love to hear of those who can overcome obstacles and still be happy
 

Kari D (192)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 12:37 pm
I've seen Ti-pods but this is a first! Humans move over!!!! :0)
 

wiz wi (7)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 12:52 pm
wow im speachless
 

Pamela WILLIS (179)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 1:00 pm
This is amazing god bless his little fury body.And I thank these people for giving him a chance see there are miracles. Just wonderful.














 

Valerie H (133)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 3:07 pm
Thank you Chrissy for the story of this dear girl!!!
 

Cheryl B (60)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 3:17 pm
Thanks Chrissy, First there was Faith and now Dominic, it gives you hope that anything is possible..!!
 

Tracey M (8)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 3:46 pm
An amazing dog. Lots of spirit and heart...
 

Louise L (48)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 4:10 pm
I'm pretty sure this little dog is the same one I saw on Oprah...awe inspiring! Could not believe how well it balanced its little body! Thanks, Chrissy.
 

Leigh B (211)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 4:44 pm
Awesome story. God bless him.
 

Cheyenne Rose Wolf (61)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 4:45 pm
Extremely Inspiring! Dominic sure has a ONE HUGE HEART! JUST LOVE HIM!!! Thank you for sharing this Beautiful Happy Dominic with us!!! A wonderful lesson for humans!
 

Mandi T (367)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 5:32 pm
I had a 3 legged, but 2? Amazing and inspiring!
 

Teresa del Castillo (1519)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 7:47 pm
Amazing. Two legs and in one side of the body....and he is fast!
 

Mirella B (75)
Saturday March 14, 2009, 11:29 pm
What a sweety, Bless him

Thanks Chrissy
 

Joycey B (750)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 8:44 am
Thanks for this heartwarming video Chrissy.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 9:33 am
Now this will make you think of all the hardships we think we have, and can't overcome. I am sending this on for inspiration.
 

Shirley H (49)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 10:05 am
So wonderful to hear such an inspiring story.
Shirley H.
 

Emily W (19)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 11:08 am
wow! This is so inspiring!

Thanx chrissy.
 

Rob S (68)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 11:24 am
What a great, resilient fella!
 

Gina Buss (39)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 1:18 pm
Wow! What a sweet, inspiring dog!

Thx for sharing!
 

Monika D (104)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 1:35 pm
beautiful!!!! such great spirit....animals like Dominic are my heros, which have such great passion for life and are inspiration!!!! lots of love sending to you Dominic!!!!!!!
 

Twyla Sparks (208)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 2:27 pm
Thanks for sharing that story,, That is just unbelieveable,,Great Story
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 5:30 pm
Thanks for sharing!

 

Henry P (171)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 7:50 pm
Thanks for sharing Kat
 

JOSSIE ROSS (62)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 9:42 pm
THANKS.....
 

William Mosely (306)
Sunday March 15, 2009, 10:04 pm
There are very few words that I can say to humans that can make us both happy. All I can say is simply I have seen our canine pals give their lives for humans who have abused them. My respect for all canines makes me humble when witnessing their absolute love for we humans. To tell you the truth, I have more respect for all animals than I have for ANY human. I am human -- so sue me. I truly hope that mankind will learn from our canine pals, before we kill ourselves. Frankly, I do not have much hope for that, my fellow human beings -- not much hope indeed. ~Peace~
 

Past Member (0)
Monday March 16, 2009, 6:49 am
he is beautiful!!!
 
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