21 Jan '12, 7am

"Almost-Gone" Dogs Ride Away in Rescue Vans | Care2 Causes

"Almost-Gone" Dogs Ride Away in Rescue Vans | Care2 Causes

Almost is such an ordinary word. We use it every day to describe near-misses like, “I was almost late for work today” or “I’m almost finished packing.” But the word takes on a far deeper meaning for the dogs who ride away in the back of a van after they were almost put to their end in a gas chamber . “When you walk into the rabies control center you’ll hear a barking like you’ve never heard before,” explains Chris McLaughlin, Founder of Animal Rescue Front who rescued 197 of those dogs from an animal control center in South Western Louisiana last year. “It’s not an ‘I’m happy to see you bark.’ It’s not an ‘Are we going for a walk?’ kind of bark. Instead what you’ll hear is an ‘I’m scared to death’ kind of bark.” Though I am unable to divulge the precise location of this facility for fear that it might jeopardize the delicately negotiated permission to rescue dogs there, I ...

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