3-Legged Dog Helps Boy with Rare Condition Overcome Fear
October 23, 2012 AT 2:30 PM
A 7-year-old boy with a rare genetic condition, Schwartz-Jampel Syndrome, overcomes his fear of going outside after befriending a 3-legged dog. The two are now inseparable, and the dog is receiving a "Dog of the Year" award from the International Fund for Animal Welfare next week.