Three-Legged Dog (image) Society for Experimental Biology Caption Dogs with both fore-limb and hind-limb amputations were examined for "compensation strategies." The adjustment to fore-limb amputation was found to be more difficult. Credit Martin Groß. Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.