A second chance


Did you know that every year in the U.S.,  7.6 million house pets enter into shelters
? Even in small towns across the country, it is fairly normal to see stray dogs or cats. It is a heartbreaking reality, but there are organizations working hard to help these animals.

The Quebec Society for the Protection of Animals, an animal protection agency in Canada, found the dog pictured below on the streets. At first, workers could hardly recognize him as an animal, let alone a dog.

His hair was so matted and dirty that he looked much larger than he actually was.

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His fur alone made up half of his weight.

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His rescuers quickly got to work shaving him.

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A sweet, loving dog was waiting underneath.  

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At first he was terrified.

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The cosmetic treatment was surely  something he had never experienced.

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But the entire ordeal was worth it.


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