Dying woman asks for help to find her two senior dogs a new loving home Laura Childs was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer and only has months left to live, but before she goes, she is hoping to find a loving home for her two, beloved, senior dogs. Laura writes, "Won’t you help an old lady rest in peace knowing her 2 "children" have found a new loving home?"
WHAT/WHY? The dog, today known as "Petunia," was found on the side of the road in Monee on Thursday. Covering much of her body are horrible burns, and she may have been struck by a car. View slideshow: Pregnant dog recovering from massive injuries A rescue organization has stepped up to take on Petunia, and all of the veterinary expenses which go hand-in-hand with helping her recover. It’s A Pittie Rescue, has taken Petunia to the Animal Wellness Center of Monee,IL