Pennsylvania boy battling eye cancer meets his new puppy

EMBED </>More Videos

Montco boy with eye cancer meets new puppy. Sharrie Williams reports during Action News at 4:30 p.m. on July 26, 2017.

A 3-year-old Pennsylvania boy who is battling eye cancer has a new best friend thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Cameras were there in Montgomery County the moment Zachary Oppenheimer met his new puppy for the first time.

The Cocker Spaniel puppy arrived by plane from Atlanta Wednesday, and was donated by "Puppy-Spot," an organization the helps match puppies with caring families.

The family has decided on the puppy's name: Buttons.
Related Topics:
petspennsylvania newscancerpuppydogsmake-a-wish
(Copyright ©2018 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.)