Family Didn’t Want Dog Anymore. So They Chained Her Outside During A Blizzard

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Someone in Detroit noticed that their neighbor had chained their two-year-old dog outside during a blizzard overnight. The poor dog was shivering and holding up her paws because it was so cold.

The neighbor knew they had to get help immediately. If the pup stayed outside for any longer, she would have died. They quickly called up Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue, explained the situation, and asked if rescuers could come get the dog.

Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue

Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue

A law passed last February that made it illegal for owners to tie a dog outside for more than three hours, but this family clearly didn’t care and broke the law anyway.

When rescuers arrived, they knocked on the family’s door, but they didn’t want to talk to rescuers. Detroit Pit Crew staff knew they had to convince the family to surrender the dog. When they finally spoke to the family, they were shocked and heartbroken at what they heard.

Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue

Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue

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Growing up, Ashley always had a passion for writing. After receiving her Bachelor's in Journalism from Stony Brook University, she now uses that passion to write about the thing she loves most in this world: animals! When she isn't writing, you can find her curled up on the couch with a kindle in her hands and her Guinea Pigs on her lap.