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Cries Emanate From Box In Front Of Pet Store, So Woman Opens It Up

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 May 13, 2024

A woman noticed a box outside a pet food store and initially overlooked it. However, she quickly became concerned when she heard loud cries coming from it. Upon investigating, she found a small puppy inside, crying loudly and unable to move. Not knowing how the puppy had gotten there, the rescuer prioritized getting him medical attention because of his obvious distress. She quickly took the puppy to a veterinary clinic to find out what was causing his pain. After a detailed examination, everyone was surprised to learn the puppy had no broken bones.


The vet hypothesized that the puppy might have undergone a traumatic event, causing his severe discomfort. Despite receiving medication to help him relax, the puppy continued to cry, leading the vet to conduct an X-ray to look for any missed injuries. There were no broken bones detected. The suspicion then turned to a possible spinal cord injury that could be affecting his nerves and causing the pain.


Armed with this diagnosis, the vets prescribed appropriate medication and hoped for improvement. The puppy, now named Lucky, proved to be a true puppy warrior. Although he couldn’t stand on his own, he made efforts to raise his head to eat, eventually managing to do so. This determination moved his rescuers deeply, and Lucky was able to sit up over time. Throughout his recovery, Lucky remained cheerful and cooperative. He eagerly ate his meals, followed instructions from his humans, and enjoyed playing as much as possible.

Every day, Lucky’s caregivers would help him learn to walk by patiently lifting him onto his feet and encouraging him to stand independently. With perseverance, Lucky finally began to walk on his own. Before long, he was running around, exploring his surroundings with the joy of a happy puppy.


His human companions were thrilled with his progress. Touched by his resilience and determination, the rescuer decided she couldn’t part with him and chose to adopt him. Lucky was now living the dream life of every dog, having left his painful past behind to fully enjoy his new life with loving humans who provided everything he needed.

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