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UPDATE: Joseph Abandoned at Christmas Loves Blizzard of Puppy Tails

UPDATE: Joseph Abandoned at Christmas Loves Blizzard of Puppy Tails

 

On Christmas Eve, I told you the story of a dog named Joseph who had been abandoned at train station in Bulgaria. An eye witness saw a car pull up and put the dog out. For three days, Joseph stood there in the cold and refused to budge, even when another dog attacked him. The woman who saw his abandonment brought him a little food each day as she came to catch the train, but something more needed to be done and fast.My partners at Colonel Angel Street Dogs told me about the dog, and thanks to the generosity of the Care2 audience, Iwas able todispatchemergency fundsinstantly. After a great deal of coaxing,Joseph was eventually convinced to come into the warmth of a taxi andhe and the volunteer who rescued himset off to the veterinary clinic.

Joseph is still in Bulgaria with Colonel Angels Bulgarian Street Dogs and now ready for adoption in Europe.Lately he’s been busyplaying with puppies at the boarding facility and shows a good appetite and a sunny disposition. I couldn’t resist sharing this poignant video of his transformational rescue. The best is yet tocome dear Joseph. (See more great before & after photos)

 

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2:26AM PST on Nov 11, 2014

Thank you for rescuing him I hope he gets the best ever loving new home soon,

6:04AM PDT on Oct 13, 2014

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4:28AM PDT on Oct 10, 2014

Only love can do

1:15PM PDT on Jul 24, 2013

HOW CAN anyone DO THIS TO A ANIMAL...???...AND ON CHRISTMAS EVE AT THAT...???...!!!...SHAME ON YOU...!!!

How is Joseph doing NOW...???...CAN WE HAVE AN UPDATE ON HIM...???...SWEET PRECIOUS SOUL...!!!...I PRAY THAT HE FOUND A FOREVER HOME that LOVES HIM TO PIECES...???...!!!

8:40AM PDT on May 21, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

12:59PM PDT on May 19, 2013


Tribute To Animal Rescuers

8:23PM PST on Feb 15, 2012

Joseph seems like such loving, gentle dog....I hope he finds his forever home soon.

11:07PM PST on Feb 3, 2012

Bless you wonderful people for giving this precious soul another chance at life--as for those who abandoned Joseph, Karma is going to bite you in the butt when you least expect it!!

10:57PM PST on Feb 3, 2012

Ive followed Josephs story and was wondering if there were any updates on him? Has he found a forever home where he is right now and if he is doing okay??Please any update would be appreciated.

2:51AM PST on Jan 30, 2012

Poor Joseph. I am glad he was rescued, but I pray he finds a forever home soon before he forgets what a family is like.

As for the people who dumped him, it is your loss. Joseph seems like a sweet dog. Why would you just dump him? He will know love again, and he will forget all about you one day.

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