In addition to her acting, Gabby continues to be a pit bull goodwill ambassador tirelessly dismantling prejudice with love. Hearing, "She's a pit bull? She's so sweet," is the indication her work is well done.
Now with arthritis she needs my constant support while she eats, drinks, and squats. Each time I race over to help her I selfishly perceive it as a burden, but as soon as I feel her warm furry body in my arms appreciation quickly rinses all that away.
Decorated U.S. Coast Guard veteran Darrell Fusaro is the author of What If Godzilla Just Wanted a Hug?, co-host of the Funniest Thing! with Darrell and Ed podcast and a contributing columnist for i-Italy Magazine.