Starved dog

Starved dog found help after wandering up to compassionate community group

A starved dog, trying to survive in the bitter cold, found the help that he desperately needed after he wandered up to a compassionate community outreach group in Nashville, Tennessee. The young pit bull mix was little more than skin and bones when he approached people who were preparing warming stations with The Little Pantry That Could.

On December 29, Nashville Pittie Rescue recounted how the starved dog managed to find help, in the nick of time:

 As they were preparing their warming stations for this weekends single digit temperatures, our friends from The Little Pantry That Could had this very smart, extremely emaciated boy wander up to their doorstep! As he would NOT have survived the night out in the cold, we have agreed to take him in and he is currently on his way to Animal House. This starving baby has a long tough road ahead of him but we will be with him every single step of the way…

The dog is now safely out of harm’s way – anyone hoping to contribute towards his care can do so by phoning in a donation to Animal House at 615-834-6441 or via PayPal to the rescue organization’s Facebook page which can be accessed at this link.

(Image via Facebook)

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8 replies
  1. Adrienne says:

    Thanks to the The Little Pantry That Could for contacting the rescue Nashville Pittie Rescue and for getting this poor pup the help he needs. Miracles do happen and hope this lovely dog finds a loving home once he is better. God bless as these good people, rescues and fosters for helping these animals.

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  2. Pamela Garlisch says:

    Truly a compassionate group! It doesn’t matter whether the being has 2 legs or 4 legs, if it needs food, it should be given food!

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  3. paulacalabrese says:

    thank you so much for your compassion in rescueing this pup. i hope he gets adopted real soon with loving owneres that will take the time out for this pup to care and nurture him. No animals needs to suffer like him being out oin the cold like this it breaks my heart to see this. you’ve got heartless people all around who dont know how to care for themselves let alone animals thats my honest opinion i have had pets all my life i work with animals as a vet tech i have also volunterred at several other places. i really hope this dog finds a good home with a good family, …

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