Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Gigi
Courtesy Pound Animal Welfare Society of Montclair, Inc.
Gigi “tripod” is a 5 to 6-year-old lab mix. She recently had to undergo amputation of her left leg due to a soft tissue mass that affected her gait and prevented her from putting weight on the leg. The results from the biopsies are as good. The tissue mass was low-grade, and with the removal of the leg, should not recur and she can lead a normal life. She gets around like it's nothing.
Gigi is sweet, and initially, a little shy. She is house broken and crate trained. She’s very calm, but has a super wiggly and playful side to her as well. She can take a little longer to warm up to men and can be protective of her person. PAWS was told she had lived with a woman all her life. She’s up-to-date on shots and spayed.
If interested fill out an application on the PAWS Montclair website at pawsmontclair.org (go to ‘our dogs’). Private appointments can be arranged. For additional information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.