Although the fifth leg didn't seem to bother the pup, Siegel intended to have it removed, but was shocked to learn it would cost another $2000 to do so. Fortunately, a Manhattan vet was so touched by Siegel's actions that he offered to remove the leg free of charge.
“She is beautiful, she’s not a freak, she’s a normal little puppy dog and she should be just like all the others,” Siegel said.
Precious was born with a fifth leg protruding from her stomach, between her hind legs. The extra leg has six toes.
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