After being abandoned in the middle of nowhere, Hendrix the dog found refuge in an industrial colony. He quelled his hunger by eating scraps and began living in the massive junkyard. As the months passed by, Hendrix lost his spark and a sense of dread and hopelessness surrounded his existence.

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By the time the staff at Hope For Paws set out to rescue Hendrix, he was in an extremely disheveled state, both mentally and physically. His beautiful fur was covered in dirt and debris, while ticks and fleas infested his skin. However, Hendrix had pledged to stay away from humans. The scared baby bolted off toward the vast factory buildings the moment he spotted any humans.

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The rescuers kept chasing Hendrix until he was fully exhausted. The tired dog eventually crawled to the deepest corner of the bushes and cowered helplessly as he begged the humans to leave him alone. Seeing the dog’s terrified demeanor, one of the rescuers patiently comforted him with the kindest words. Gradually, Hendrix loosened up and climbed into the rescuer’s arms like the sweetest little thing!

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After his rescue, Hendrix received the much-needed grooming session and medical care at the vet’s. The once scared and shabby dog has now transformed into a handsome, outgoing pooch in foster care! He adores hugs, kisses and belly rubs, and is looking forward to being a precious good boy in his forever home!

Click the video below to watch Hendrix’s heart-tugging rescue from the industrial plot and his surprise transformation.