'Luckiest dog in the world' survives being shot with arrow

WARNING: Some may find the below photo disturbing and graphic.

A stray dog is on the mend after somebody shot her in the back with an arrow in Regina, Canada. Caillin Rodonets, who runs a dog rescue group called CCResQs, said she got a call from a woman who found a dog bleeding on her property.

The dog, which she called Arrow, was operated on at a veterinarian clinic. The doctor said that Arrow is "the luckiest dog in the world" because the projectile missed her spinal cord by millimeters.
According to a CCResQs Facebook post, Arrow has broken pieces of vertebrae floating around in her body still, so she's not out of the woods yet. Doctors, however, anticipate that Arrow will make a full recovery with a couple of weeks of rest, along with pain medications and antibiotics. A foster home has already agreed to take her in and give her a loving home as she heals.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have been notified, but they currently have no leads to go on.

UPDATE:See latest post for full updateArrow is considered the luckiest dog in the world! The arrow missed her spinal...

Posted by CC RezQs Regina on Monday, February 1, 2016

UPDATE (13:10) FROM TM'z:She's doing really really well! She's very sore, we gave her more pain meds as her back end...

Posted by CC RezQs Regina on Monday, February 1, 2016


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