Kennedy Kriger Institute

Therapy dog helps girl recover after spinal injury

Chesapeake Bay Retriever Lewis has a very important job at Baltimore’s Kennedy Krieger Institute — helping 8-year-old Asheauna Pryor learn to move her arms and hands again.In December 2012, Asheauna had surgery to remove a tumor from her spinal cord. While doctors were able to eradicate the abnormal growth, the procedure damaged Asheauna’s spinal cord, […]

by DogTime Staff
April 24th, 2013
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