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Watch: Double-Amputee Indiana Boy, 10, Gets Surprise Visit From Quadruple-Amputee Dog

A 10-year-old boy who recently had both his legs amputated got the surprise of a lifetime when spent the weekend with Chi Chi, a golden retriever with four prosthetic paws.

Owen Mahan, of Pittsboro, Indiana, would often watch Chi Chi’s inspirational videos online. On Friday, the boy flew to Arizona to meet the beloved pooch for a fun-filled weekend.

“It made me really happy,” Owen told ABC News. “We both got our legs amputated.”

Sweet photos and video of the encounter showed Mahan and Chi Chi playing wiffle ball, lounging and sharing sweet hugs. After the weekend, Owen gushed
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Golden Retriever Therapy Dog with Four Prosthetic Paws Can't Stop Spreading Smiles

Chi Chi, a three-and-a-half-year-old golden retriever living in Arizona, seems to be smiling in every picture.

“She’s just happy every day, that’s what I love about her,” says Elizabeth Howell, Chi Chi’s owner.

That’s why it’s so hard to believe all Chi Chi went through before finding her forever home with Elizabeth and her family in Phoenix.

Chi Chi is originally from South Korea where she was found in a dumpster, apparently left for dead.

Richard Howell says, “She was dumped in a trash bin. Her legs were tied up and bound with wire and
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