Award for therapy dog Haatchi

A special dog who lost his tail and back leg after he was tied to railway tracks and hit by a train is receiving a special award at the House of Lords. Haatchi from Basingstoke is now retrained as a Pets as Therapy dog.

Haatchi wins IFAW award

Haatchi and Owen Credit: ITV Meridian

An Anatolian Shepard dog from Hampshire will receive a special award in the House of Lords later.

Haatchi lost his rear leg and his tail after he was tied to a railway line and hit by a train.

Despite his injuries he has recently qualified as a Pets as Therapy dog and formed a close bond with his owner Owen.

Queen guitarist Brian May will present Haatchi with his award from the International Fund for Animal Welfare later.

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