The owner of "Puppy",  a lost special needs dog, has been found. (Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Owner Of Lost Special Needs Dog To Be Reunited With Pet

A special needs dog which was found wandering the streets of South Florida is going to be reunited with its owner Wednesday.

CBS Miami–11/27/2013

Huggies the wheelchair dog has lost its owner. (Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Wheelchair Dog Has Lost Its Owner

A desperate search is on for the owners of a partially paralyzed, Schnauzer mix dog that was found by a Good Samaritan in the northwest area of Miami-Dade.


Crime Scene

Woman In Wheelchair Shot Through Door Of Miami Home

Miami police are investigating the shooting of an elderly woman in a wheelchair.


Mercedes Fowler, finalist for Best Mom on Wheels (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: Best Mom On Wheels

We feature a South Florida mom who was recently selected as a top 10 finalist for the Best Mom on Wheels award from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. Mercedes Fowler was nominated by her son Christian. Mercedes has managed to have a career and raise her son all without the ability to walk.


(Source: CBS4)

Bogus Wheelchair Abuse By Airline Passengers

Airline passengers are often frustrated by the long wait to get through security. However, people seem to be finding a way around it by using a wheelchair, even if they are not disabled.


(Source: CBS4)

Wheelchair Bound Man Injured In Hit & Run Accident

A man in a wheelchair is in serious condition after he was hit by a car Wednesday morning in Lauderhill.


Randolph Soto  (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Pompano Beach Man Accused Of Robbing Wheelchair Bound Man

A Pompano Beach man who offered to help an elderly disabled man across the street is behind bars after he allegedly tried to rob him.


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New Laws Free Up Disabled Parking, Cut Fraud

Good news for South Florida’s disabled: new laws effective Oct. 1 will free up more disabled parking spaces.

CBS Miami–07/26/2012


Disabled Miami Student Needs Votes To Fulfill College Dreams

Glenneisha Darkins used to live for basketball. She played all throughout high school at Miami Killian. Now, she relies on caregivers and technology to breathe, to get out of bed and do basic tasks.


Mark Buoniconti arrives at the 21st Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner to benefit The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis at the Waldorf Astoria September 19, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images for Alan Taylor)

Marc Buoniconti Unveils First Wheelchair-Accessible Car

The very first wheelchair-accessible vehicle was unveiled Tuesday afternoon in Miami by Marc Buoniconti.