Quasimodo has Short Spine Syndrome, a very rare condition among dogs. It's exactly what it sounds like, he was born with a spine that's shorter than a normal dog because he is missing some vertebra.
His condition doesn't cause him pain but he does need special medical attention for other health conditions. He's been getting lots of love from foster homes since being rescued. Now that he's in the care of Second Hand Hounds he's managed to bring some much needed attention to the organization that rescues dogs (and cats) in dire need and places them in foster homes.
Keyboard Cat? This Keyboard Cat?
Yes, the very same. This is one of a few videos The Shelter Pet Project created featuring some of your favorite pets of viral fame who were once poor orphans in a shelter. With the hashtag #StartAStory, the Shelter Pet Project Hopes to encourage people to adopt loving pets from the shelter before they decide to buy one.
A wildfire broke out in Waroona, in south western Australia, leaving behind damaged property and lives. The adorable photo has attracted a lot of attention. The veterinary clinic that is taking care of him mentioned that the burns on his tail aren't affecting his balance so they are hopeful. They also released this additional information after a massive response:
I have had a lot of messages about this little man - yes he is a boy. Yes he has some bad burns but has taken this long to catch. We will definitely keep you updated on his progress! Nurse Frosina x