"Everyone warned me not to get her," Meinert says, "and that it would be supporting backyard breeding." Pegasus was the product of ignorance. The people who bred her owned her Great Dane parents and should have never let them breed.Dave Meinert"Even though I spent a lot of time educating myself on the problems," Meinert says, "I didn't want to dwell on them. I want to find a way to record and celebrate the healthy, happy times, long may they last." Dave MeinertPegasus is still alive and happily enjoying life. She's even made a friend - another Great Dane who, Meinert says, "she sleeps wrapped around."