After nearly four years in a shelter, confined to a cage, this pup is finally breaking free.
It all started at a Middletown Humane Society in New York State when a volunteer was asked to take out the dog in the corner cage that “barked so much.” Danyell Hopper remembers being very nervous.
After all, Mira – the eight-year-old pup – had been there for more than three years and made so much noise that Hopper was certain “that’s why she hadn’t been adopted yet.”
But after spending some one-on-one time with Mira, Hopper’s began to witness a loving side to Mira that had gone unnoticed.
“I remember sitting there, so scared of the dog who probably weighed more than I did,” she wrote on her Facebook page. “But she laid [sic] down next to me and rolled on her back for a belly rub.”
Mira went on to play until she was so pooped that she lied across Hopper as if she were a lapdog.
“It surprised me when I looked at her in that moment, because I remember thinking, ‘this is why you haven’t beenRead More »from Dog that 'barked too much' finally found a loving home after four years in a shelter