When her toy poodle fell ill and began to lose his vision, Silvie Bordeaux promised that if he lived, she would help him overcome his disabilities, the Associated Press reports. Silvie kept kept her promise after Muffin lost his sight after surviving a cancer scare.
"She created Muffin's Halo Guide for Blind Dogs, a device that encircles a dog's head and prevents blind pets from running into walls and furniture.
"'If the halo hits the wall first, it will slow them down,' said Dr. Christin Fahrer from Eye Care for Animals in Culver City, a suburb of Los Angeles. That will minimize trauma to the face, the veterinarian said."
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