Do you share our soft spot for special needs dogs? We rounded up 10 dogs who rise above their personal challenges every day and share their positive messages on Instagram.
If you’re looking for inspiration, you’ve come to the right place, friend. And we promise we won’t tell anyone if your eyes get a little misty…
10. Piper @piperandmiyagi
Piper the one-eyed cancer survivor shares her glamorous fashion sense and her talent at painting with her 1,541 followers. Her Etsy store proceeds go to help other bulldogs in need.
9. Muffin Bordeaux @muffinshaloforblinddogs
Muffin Bordeaux is the inspiration and spokesdog for a unique device that keeps blind dogs from running into their surroundings! Muffin’s 1,678 followers share their photos of fellow sight-challenged dogs whose lives are improved by this special device.
Elderly glaucoma sufferer Timmie reminds his 2,059 followers every day that you don’t have to be perfect to be beautiful.
7. Bleu @bleuthefrenchpig
Certified fetch addict Bleu entertains her 5,499 followers with an adorable mug and a winning attitude. A ruptured disc may have her cartbound, but doesn’t slow her down a bit.
Tucker’s 5,843 devoted followers tune in daily enjoy his adventures and struggles as an albino dog facing the myriad symptoms of Mucopolysaccharidosis VI (MPS VI). You can support Tucker’s ongoing health care needs here.
5.Lucy Roo @lucyroo_ontwo
Lucy Roo’s 6,482 followers know the magic of 4 pounds of adorable fluff on two legs and two wheels. Lucy, who was born without front limbs, strives to be an inspiration to those having a tough time with physical challenges.
4. Sara Bella @sarabellathedog
8,796 followers enjoy the daily comic stylings of #teefe queen Sara Bella.
3. Bumblesnot @thebumblesnot
Sassy special needs senior pug Bumblesnot’s 10,785 followers know that Bumble lives for two things: bacon and sleeping!
2. Princess LiLo @prinss_lilo_weenie
1. Daisy Underbite @underbiteunite
With 147,272 followers, Miss Daisy Underbite is the sweetheart of special needs dogs of Instagram. Daisy was born with dislocated joints in both of her elbows, right shoulder, and back hips, in addition to her charming toothy grin. Nothing slows Daisy down! Underbiteunite.com
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