Severely Matted Dog Rescued From The Streets Finds A Forever Home

It’s always heartbreaking to see a dog who is living on the streets.

When Ermioni of DAR Rescue in Greece was called out to care for a stray, she knew immediately that she needed to help.

The poor dog was weighed down by such badly-matted fur, it was obvious that this pup had been struggling on his own out on the streets for a long time.

Photo: YouTube/DAR Animal Rescue

The stray dog was quite scared as well as he refused to let Ermoini approach him. In fact, the dog even lunged at her and tried to bite her out of fear.

Despite that, she didn’t let anything stop her from trying to help. She was determined to help rescue him from a further life of pain and misery.

Article continues below

Our Featured Programs

See how we’re making a difference for People, Pets, and the Planet and how you can get involved!

Photo: YouTube/DAR Animal Rescue

DAR Rescue had actually been out on a different rescue call when they came across the poor dog with his horrible mats. Eventually, they were able to find him and take him into the safety of their rescue. They named him Mourgos.

Photo: YouTube/DAR Animal Rescue
Photo: YouTube/DAR Animal Rescue

The pup was taken to see a vet where he was given medical attention, as well as a much-needed haircut. Following that haircut, he looked like a brand new dog!

Photo: YouTube/DAR Animal Rescue

With a little bit of love and care, the pooch went on to find a forever home. He is so lucky that Ermioni refused to give up on him.

Watch the video below:

Help Rescue Animals

Provide food and vital supplies to shelter pets at The Animal Rescue Site for free!

Whizzco