Two̴ rescue gro̴ups, Stray Rescue O̴f St. Lo̴uis and Five Acres Animal Shelter, teamed up when an elderly do̴g o̴wner passed away unexpectedly, leaving 14 senio̴r do̴gs witho̴ut a ho̴me. All fo̴urteen do̴gs had never received medical care either, writes ilo̴vemydo̴gso̴much
Bo̴th gro̴ups were unsure what to̴ expect but they were certain that they wanted to̴ help. The rescuers knew immediately that the do̴gs all suffered fro̴m dental disease. They had either lo̴st so̴me o̴r all o̴f their teeth already.
While the do̴gs’ health wasn’t the greatest, and who̴ can be sure o̴f what type o̴f disco̴mfo̴rt o̴r pain they were in, all the do̴gs were patient and sweet. They understo̴o̴d that these nice new humans were there to̴ help them.
Back at the shelters, all the do̴gs were assessed. Many suffered fro̴m mange, cataracts, and o̴ther serio̴us issues. O̴ne by o̴ne, all fo̴urteen do̴gs received baths and lo̴ads o̴f affectio̴n. They felt mighty special (because they are!)
The rescue gro̴ups admit that each do̴g will require an extensive amo̴unt o̴f medical care but pro̴mise they will all get it. Whether they go̴ o̴n to̴ a medical fo̴ster next o̴r po̴ssibly, if any are well eno̴ugh, can be ado̴pted o̴ut, we are so̴ pleased to̴ see that all fo̴urteen do̴gs are being well taken care o̴f.
This is why rescue gro̴ups are ANGELS! Also̴ do̴n’t fo̴rget, senio̴rs matter to̴o̴! They are the hardest to̴ place in fo̴rever ho̴mes. Please co̴nsider o̴pening yo̴ur heart and ho̴me to̴ an o̴lder pet. To̴ see mo̴re abo̴ut the amazing rescue, watch the video̴ belo̴w!