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Video: Rescue Dog Gets a New Prosthetic Leg . . . and a New Lease on Life

Written by: Phil Monahan

Chaya Springer, left, holds her dog, “Debbie,” as Danielle Hetmanski helps her get used to her new prosthesis.
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Last spring, Debbie the Pit Bull was found lying on the ground in Hialeah, Florida—where Pit Bulls are banned, by the way—in rough shape. Her right front paw had been severed, and the wound was. . .