Tuesday, December 3, 2013

LB Acquires 3 wires, 2 plates, and 10 screws!

Contributed by CP's VP of Intakes

LB has had his surgery to repair a badly broken leg!!!

After yesterday's gigantic scare, we are VERY happy to report that little LB had a successful surgery this morning to repair his left rear leg which was fractured in 4 places.  A totally different approach was taken with anesthesia this morning and there were absolutely no issues today.  The orthopedic surgery went very well and the leg went back together cleanly with the help of 3 wires, 2 plates and 10 screws!

LB will be monitored closely today and - if all goes well – he could be heading to his foster home with Ken G. as early as tomorrow for the long rehab and therapy period that will be needed to insure proper healing of his leg.  Little LB has been a wonderful ambassador for Col. Potter at the specialty clinic, wagging his tail and giving sweet little kisses to everyone - as if he knows they are all there to help him!

LB has made it over the major hurdle of the surgery, but his medical bills will be ongoing through rehab and therapy.  At this time of great Thanks and Giving, from the heart, we hope you will consider helping with LB's medical expenses.

All donations should include a note to help LB and should be sent to:

Col. Potter Cairn Rescue Network
c/o Danielle Rackstraw, Donations
PO Box 1354
Menifee, CA 92585-1354

If you prefer not to use checks for payment, but you wish to donate for little LB, please go to the Lynch Creek Farm/Col.Potter Cairn Rescue Network Giving Green! fundraiser, click on “Support Now”, then click on “Donate Now”, and make a Comment to indicate this is for LB’s medical expenses.  This is a 100% straight donation with no purchase required, and Lynch Creek Farm will pass 100% of all donations through to Col. Potter at the end of the fundraiser.

Please keep little LB in your prayers and send him any extra luck and positive thoughts you have as he heals from his orthopedic surgery and heads down the road to recovery, waiting for that wonderful Forever home to find him.

Lynch Creek Farm Presents
Now - Wednesday 12/11/13
20% of all proceeds during this time and 
100% of all Donations will be donated to
Col. Potter’s Cairn Rescue Network!

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