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Hurried Shoppers Rush Around Puppy Sitting On Supermarket Steps

Written by: Julie Hunt
Julie Hunt is an avid dog lover and writer for, and has a background as a veterinary technician. She rescued a beautiful former bait dog named Rory.Read more
| Published on April 18, 2024

When a young puppy was abandoned by her owner at a time when she needed him most, she was left heartbroken and alone. She sat on the steps of a supermarket, silently pleading for help, but was continuously overlooked. This unfortunate situation took a turn for the better when a compassionate person noticed her plight. The rescuer observed that despite the puppy’s tough circumstances, she remained friendly. It was clear the puppy had faced significant challenges. She appeared malnourished and had visible skin issues. The rescuer took her home, named her Aurora, and provided her with food, water, and a cozy blanket for rest.


After a soothing bath, Aurora was tucked into a comfortable bed. The following day, she was taken to a veterinarian to assess her health. Although the vet visit was lengthy, it thankfully identified no serious conditions. Aurora was treated for worms and prescribed additional treatments, including antibiotics, skin cream, and vitamins to boost her immunity. She was also put on a nutritious diet to aid her recovery.


Over the following weeks, Aurora showed remarkable improvement. She became lively, her coat returned to normal, and she eventually stopped needing antibiotics. On her third vet visit, she was vaccinated and had gained weight, signaling good progress. Each day brought further improvement. She became playful and started enjoying walks, even making new friends. As time passed, Aurora flourished under her rescuer’s care. The time soon came for her to find a permanent home. Although it was difficult for the rescuer to part with Aurora due to their strong bond, it was necessary.


Eventually, Aurora was placed with a wonderful family, ensuring her continued happiness and well-being. Her rescuer was comforted by the knowledge that Aurora was thriving in her new home and enjoying the best life possible.

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