Last fall veterinarians came to Graham Waspe with devastating news: His beloved guide dog of six years, Edward, would need surgery to remove both his eyes. Waspe and his wife were heartbroken. What would retirement – and blindness – mean for Edward?
This short clip features Waspe describing his relationship with Edward, and how he was determined to care for the dog who’d given so much to him: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/8374568/Blind-dog-gets-own-guide-dog.html
And for anyone who isn’t convinced that a disabled animal can lead a joyful, satisfying life, check out this piece on Rolling Dog Ranch.