In the summer of 2004, a blind, dying fawn came unexpectedly to Melanie Butera’s doorstep. At that time, she didn’t believe she was going to survive the night, but Butera and her husband were able to nurse her back to health. The struggling blind creature, Dillie, then became such a part of their life.

Melanie was diagnosed with stage 4 endometrial cancer and affirms that “In saving her life, she has saved mine… in giving her love, she has given me so much more“.

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