Nala's Hope

          Yesterday, one of my worst nightmares happened when my sweet Nala got loose and was the victim of a hit-and-run. Thankfully, she survived and an angel of a good samaritan found Nala, wrapped her in a blanket and called me right away. She was admitted to the hospital in critical condition; she has temporal indentation, skull fractures with loose bone fragments, significant narrowing of the spinal column, and fluid/bruising that is keeping her from walking or lifting her head. 
          She will be able walk and recover with the right treatment, but it is a very long road ahead and she MUST be diagnosed correctly or she could sustain uncorrected, permanent damage that would likely require us to put her to sleep. She's eating and moving her head and all of her limbs now-- the doctors say this is a great sign that she isn't paralyzed. She wants to live!  The need is urgent in order to save her life; wWe have 3 days or less to begin with diagnostics and treatment; the need is urgent in order to save her life. I have to put down an initial $2500 deposit before 2-3 days in order to begin full diagnostics and begin her treatment plan. There will then be the cost of surgery and long-term treamtment which we do not yet know the parameters of. Her medical bills will likely total around $15,000.
        I have already incurred the $2,000 cost of her overnight stay at  the hospital and could not afford to keep her there longer, so I've had to bring her home with me on pain medication. Please help me get Nala back into the hospital where she can get the treatment she so desperately needs. I love her with all of my heart. Thank you.
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Deborah Dayton 
Denver, CO
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