When animal rescue workers were asked to help out a dog whose owner was terminally ill, they did not hesitate to come out to see the animal. However, they were shocked at what they discovered.
Lazarus the dog was trapped inside a barn stall for six years. So much dirt and feces blocked the door from opening, that rescuers had to shovel it away.
Once inside the stall, they discovered the horrible condition that the dog was in. Covered in filth, Lazarus’ coat was extremely overgrown and made it difficult for the animal to move.
Lazarus was immediately taken to the groomers for a much-needed bath and haircut. At first, the dog was hesitant to let the handlers shave his fur. However, he quickly realized the relief it would bring.
Around 35 pounds of fur was removed, and it was as if Lazarus was a new animal. Unfortunately, the dog was having trouble mentally processing that he was free. Jessica Kincheloe, the groomer who rescued Lazarus, explained that he was very unsure of everyone.
They offered him treats and he quickly warmed up to. . . >> Click To Continue Reading This Story And Watch Video!