Tuhy Bear Needs Surgery

Tuhy Bear, a Czech German Shepherd, is an 8 month old puppy.  He has undergone multiple examinations including x-rays, CT Scans, a biopsy and other procedures.  He is diagnosed with a very rare condition known as Calcinosis Circumscripta which is basically a degenerated left hip bone.  The OSU Veterinary School can surgically remove the calcium scattered around the area (as seen in the x-ray) and somewhat reconstruct the joint without doing a full joint replacement.  The cost is estimated to be a little over $2000.  The alternatives are amputation or euthanasia.

Donations

  • Eunbin Davey 
    • $100 
    • 5 mos
  • Michelle Brown 
    • $20 
    • 5 mos
  • Ryan Forsythe  
    • $25 
    • 5 mos
  • Tami Stimpfle 
    • $50 
    • 6 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $15 
    • 6 mos

Organizer

Hirst Lampton 
Organizer
Newark, OH
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