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Man Up And Left His Puppy When Cost Was Too High, Staff Rekindled His Spark

Written by: Julie Hunt
Julie Hunt is an avid dog lover and writer for, and has a background as a veterinary technician. She rescued a beautiful former bait dog named Rory.Read more
| Published on September 29, 2023

Jinbao, a puppy born in a breeding facility, faced a difficult start. Born with muscle weakness, he was unable to stand and was abandoned at the hospital due to the high cost of treatment. Hospital workers, however, refused to give up on the little pup and fought for his life. They provided him with the care and treatment he needed to survive.


At just over a month old, Jinbao was severely malnourished and could only move his eyes. The veterinary team decided to treat him with infusion therapy to strengthen his body. Initially, Jinbao was so weak that he had to be fed liquid food through an IV. Gradually, he gained enough strength to eat independently, marking a significant milestone in his recovery.


Jinbao also suffered from a serious skin disease on his neck, which required shaving and treatment. Throughout his recovery, a dedicated hospital worker accompanied him, ensuring that his infusion and injections were administered correctly. To help Jinbao stand, the worker provided him with a calcium supplement every day.

Over time, Jinbao’s front legs gained enough strength for him to stand up. However, long-term bed rest had caused spinal deformation and atrophy in his hind legs. To help him regain mobility, the hospital worker prepared a wheelchair for Jinbao, allowing him to practice walking daily.


As Jinbao grew, he began to resemble a fluffy Golden Retriever. He was finally able to walk slowly and even venture outdoors. With each passing day, Jinbao’s condition improved, and he became more and more active. He could even climb hills and curiously explore his surroundings.

Now over two months old, Jinbao still has a slight limp when he walks but is determined to keep moving. He has transformed from a paralyzed puppy into a happy, healthy dog, thanks to the tireless efforts of the hospital workers who refused to give up on him.


Jinbao’s inspiring journey serves as a reminder of the resilience and strength that animals possess. Through love, patience, and kindness, Jinbao will live a full, happy life where he can run, jump, and play!

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