Faced with a filthy, weird-looking, disabled Shih Tzu in a Connecticut dog shelter, Shirley Braha wasn’t sure what to do. She was definitely drawn to the little dog with a lolling tongue and a sideways head tilt, but what if the dog’s medical problems were too much to handle? Braha decided to trust her gut (and heart) and take a chance. Wait until you see how it panned out. . .