Top Posts of 2013, #2: Dogs Rescued from Fighting Ring Are Being Taught to Love


Written by: Phil Monahan

[Editor’s Note: During this first full week of 2014, we’re counting down the Top 10 Posts of 2013. We’ll repost two per day, leading up to our announcement of the most-read post, on Friday. So stay tuned all week to see what resonated most with Orvis Dogs readers last year. Here’s #2, about a group effort to turn around the lives of some dogs who have known nothing but cruelty so far.]

Last month we told you about a massive dog-fighting bust in Alabama that resulted in the rescue of more than 370 dogs (the number has been revised upward since initial reports). In the video report above, CNN shows the inside of the ASPCA’s rehabilitation facility, where veterinarians, dog therapists, and volunteers work to help these dogs make the transition to a normal life, with the ultimate goal being to place as many as possible in loving homes.

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