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Published:April 28th, 2013 12:08 EST
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Naki'o First Dog To Receive Four Prosthetic Legs: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Life just got a whole lot better for a mixed-breed dog that lost all four paws to frostbite.

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Someone abandoned the cute canine named Naki`o at a foreclosed home in Nebraska when he was a puppy.

The poor pup was eventually found frozen in a puddle of water and lost his paws along with the tip of his tail."

KTLA

The pooch was taken to an animal rescue center where he was not only adopted by veterinarian assistant  Christie Pace, but the kind woman also arranged for the dog to be fitted with four prosthetic paws. Naki`o is the first dog ever to be fitted with four prosthetic legs.

I realize that losing your home is a traumatic experience, but my God there is no excuse for abandoning a puppy in a foreclosed home.  How much effort does it take to leave the puppy at an animal shelter?

Leaving a puppy in a freezing foreclosed home is as sickening and twisted as abandoning a newborn baby in a dumpster. Man`s inhumanity to man, and to our fellow creatures, knows no limits.

Fortunately, for every depraved person who is cruel to animals there are a dozen kind souls like Christie who cherish animals.

This story has a happy ending, watch Naki`o run and play:

Read more: http://ktla.com/2013/04/27/dog-gets-four-prosthetic-paws/#ixzz2RloUDTUA

Photo Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page 

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