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Mama Dog Outsmarts Rescuers To Keep Them Away From Her Babies

Written by: Julie Hunt
Julie Hunt is an avid dog lover and writer for iHeartDogs.com, and has a background as a veterinary technician. She rescued a beautiful former bait dog named Rory.Read more
| Published on October 27, 2023

A riveting story unfolded in Los Angeles when a homeless Labrador mother tried to outsmart her rescuers. The rescue mission was carried out by Hope for Paws, a non-profit animal rescue organization that has been saving animals in need for over a decade.

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The rescue began when Hope for Paws received a call about a homeless Labrador mother who had given birth to a litter of puppies in a remote area. The team, led by Eldad Hagar and Loretta Franco, set out to find the mother and her puppies armed with cheeseburgers to help gain the dog’s trust.

Upon arrival, they found the mother, who was initially hesitant and growled at the rescuers. However, with patience and the help of cheeseburgers, they were able to get closer to her. The mother dog tried to lead the rescuers away from her puppies by guarding a different area, but Eldad was determined to find them.

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After some searching, Eldad finally located the puppies, who were hidden and difficult to reach. The team had to carefully navigate their way to the puppies, ensuring that they did not harm them in the process. Once they reached the puppies, they discovered there were seven in total, some of which still had their umbilical cords attached.

The rescuers carefully gathered the puppies and brought them to their mother, who was now more trusting of the team. Mama flashed her new human friends the biggest smile once she was reunited with her puppies! With the entire family accounted for, they were able to transport the doggy family to safety.

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The Labrador mother and her puppies were taken to the Hope for Paws facility, where they received medical care and were given a clean and comfortable space to recover. The organization will ensure that Mom and her puppies are eventually placed in loving forever homes.

This incredible rescue story highlights the dedication and compassion of organizations like Hope for Paws, who work tirelessly to save animals in need. Their efforts have not only saved the lives of the mama dog and her puppies but have also given them a chance at a better future.

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