• A dog received a lifesaving kidney donation from one of her puppies

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    A few years ago, Star and her 13 puppies were found abandoned in a box in southern Missouri. All of them were severely malnourished.
    Only nine of Star's puppies survived. Eventually, all the dogs were adopted by families in the St. Louis area, including Star, who recovered from advanced kidney failure.
    Over the summer, Star again experienced severe kidney failure, and could only be saved by a kidney transplant.
    Star's owner, Shannon Flegle, reached out to the family of one of star's puppies, Elsa. They immediately agreed to help Elsa's mom, and she donated one of her kidneys. Both dogs are...
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