Some of the many special foster dogs we are able to save have more problems to overcome than others. When it comes to unique issues, it’s hard to find one that tops Shorty.

Aside from being abandoned at the shelter by his previous owners, Shorty faced another perplexing problem: pooping in his sleep. But with the help of dedicated veterinarians and his very own furever  family, Shorty has triumphed over the hurdles he’s been given. Check out his inspiring story here.