Mitzie came to us from a back yard breeder at 6 y.o.and
"used up".  Many of her teeth were gone and she had 
emergency surgery to pull most of the rest of her teeth, 
be spayed and repair of a hernia brought on by constantly 
cranking out puppies. 

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if you dont think an old dog (at 15 or so)
can learn new tricks, take a look at this
Daddy's girl, happy dog.
she was a velcro Pom.