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Minnie's Resilience

Rescue Date: October 27th

Minnie, a Collie mom thrown away with her puppies. Despite her hardships, her spirit remains unbroken. Discover Minnie's story and join us in supporting her journey. Minnie embodies strength and spirit, underscoring the ongoing mission to provide her and others like her with the care and support they deserve.

Minnie, a Collie mom, found herself discarded with her puppies, enduring unimaginable hardships. Despite the challenges she faced, Minnie's spirit remained unbroken. Join us in discovering Minnie's story and supporting her journey.

On October 27th, a distressing post on social media unveiled the heartbreaking reality of Minnie's situation. The property owners, who callously admitted to discarding three of her previous litters, showed a blatant disregard for her well-being. The entire street was filled with starving dogs, and urgent intervention was needed.

Unable to shake off the thoughts of Minnie, the rescue team, fueled by compassion, set out to rescue her. Setting the alarm two hours earlier than necessary, they found Minnie, a recent mother still lactating, grieving the loss of her puppies. The team provided her with a new chance at life, a name, and the urgent care she required.

However, an unexpected challenge arose on November 3rd when a precautionary distemper panel revealed Minnie had tested positive. The facility lacked isolation, prompting the need to relocate her from Corpus to SA urgently. The plea for assistance echoed the ongoing challenges faced by Minnie and the rescue team.

As the days unfolded, updates on Minnie's progress were shared. The delay in the serum order added to the uncertainty, and she remained in isolation boarding. Despite the setbacks, Minnie demonstrated resilience, and hopes were high for her recovery.

On November 7th, an artistic touch was added to Minnie's story, symbolizing hope and remembrance. The seasonal addition showcased Minnie adorned in pink and blue, representing the colors of infant loss. The accompanying merchandise became a unique way to support Minnie's journey.

Minnie's journey, marked by resilience and the collective efforts of Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue, highlights the ongoing plight of neglected dogs. The call for assistance continues, with Minnie's story serving as a reminder of the need for compassion, advocacy, and unwavering support.

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