31 Jan '18, 3pm

That moment when an angry shelter dog breaks down — and demands to be loved https://t.co/m9HosAOI3b

That moment when an angry shelter dog breaks down — and demands to be loved https://t.co/m9HosAOI3b

Every shelter dog is a mystery wrapped in fur. But one seemingly ancient dog guarded his private mystery with a surprisingly full set of teeth — and made no bones about using them if someone got a little too close. It’s hard to blame Negra, though. He had been dumped at the Baldwin Park shelter in Los Angeles just a day earlier. According to his rabies certificate, he was 20. The only reason offered? "Owner problems." When Elaine Seamans, founder of the At-Choo Foundation , heard about the dog, she raced to the shelter to pay him a visit. On the way there, she got in touch with a San Fernando-based sanctuary called Love Always to see if they would take in the 8-pound Pomeranian mix. "They were sort of on board," she tells MNN. "They were like, 'Let us know what you find out.'" When she got to the shelter, Seamans found Negra laying on a bed in a kennel. Negra had just been...

Full article: https://www.mnn.com/family/pets/stories/shelter-dog-bite-...

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