Dog with ‘broken heart’ saved after village joins together to raise £2,000 to buy pacemaker

A dog with a ‘broken heart’ has been saved after an entire village joins together to pay for a pacemaker. Siouxie and Richard Nelson, of Woodhouse Eaves, Leicestershire, were devastated when they were told Springer Spaniel Alice had just days to live after vets discovered only a third of her heart was working. The couple were told her only option was to have surgery to install a pacemaker but it would set them back £3,500, more than they could afford. Desperate to do something, Mrs Nelson, 26, set up an online appeal to… Read More