11 Aug '11, 6am

Doorbell Dog Can't Believe Her Eyes! | Care2 Causes

Doorbell Dog Can't Believe Her Eyes! | Care2 Causes

In part two of this series on the Doorbell Dogs of Bulgaria, I’m pleased to introduce you to a dog named Rita who was astonished to find people who would touch her with love. She had no idea just how powerful this intervention was about to become….. Doorbell dogs like Rita are found in the villages of Bulgaria and in many other parts of the world. They survive in a chronic state of deprivation with no companionship or shelter from the weather and only scraps of food – typically leftover bread or rice. People use them as living doorbells that alert them by barking at an approaching visitor. Rita’s story started last October when a 35-year-old son, living with his parents, went out to buy a black and tan hunting dog at just five weeks old. The little pup was put on a chain and left. She howled and cried piteously for the first four days and then became resigned to her fate. ...

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