Referral Stories: Dog Hit by Car Receives Affordable Amputation

Zeus, a young Golden Retriever mix, was hit by a car, resulting in a severe fracture to his right femur through his growth plate. In the face of adversity, Zeus’s journey was guided by compassionate and affordable veterinary care and the indomitable spirit that dogs are known for. This is the story of Zeus’s triumphant return to a pain-free and happy life, thanks to the dedicated team at Anicira.

Zeus’s story began with a tragic accident that left him with a serious leg injury. The impact of the car had caused a fracture that extended through his growth plate, a delicate part of a young dog’s skeletal structure. His primary care veterinarian, recognizing the severity of the injury, recommended a leg amputation as the best course of action for Zeus’s long-term well-being.

With the recommendation for surgery in hand, Zeus’s journey took a positive turn when his primary care veterinarian referred him to Anicira, as we are known for our commitment to providing affordable and quality care for pets in need.

Our skilled and compassionate surgical team is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of animals. They understand that pets are more than just companions; they are cherished members of families. Our mission to provide accessible and affordable care to as many pets as possible is at the heart of their work.

Zeus underwent a successful leg amputation surgery, and his resilience was evident from the moment he woke up from surgery. Despite losing one limb, he quickly adapted to his new reality, displaying an incredible ability to navigate his surroundings with grace and determination. It was clear that Zeus’s spirit was undeterred by the physical challenges he faced.

Today, Zeus is a shining example of the remarkable resilience of animals. Thanks to the expertise of Anicira and the affordability of their services, Zeus has not only overcome a life-altering accident but has also found a new lease on life. He is pain-free, mobile, and, most importantly, he’s happy.


Zeus’s journey is a testament to the power of compassionate care, affordability, and the indomitable spirit of animals. Through the expertise of Anicira and the referral from Zeus’s primary care veterinarian, this young Golden Retriever mix has triumphed over adversity and now enjoys a life full of joy, free from pain. His story reminds us that with the right support and care, pets can overcome even the most challenging circumstances.