She suffered so much that she trembled when touched, until she discovered the power of a caress
Those who have no idea what an animal can suffer in the streets , should only know cases like Mina’s. A puppy who had a very rough start, being born in a public market in Romania .
Mina was rescued in a market in Romania
When Howl of a Dog volunteers learned of the dog’s existence, they went looking for her and found her in a sorry state: she was malnourished, had mange and anemia . The hardest thing was not this. The hardest part was discovering that Mira’s emotional damage was such that she would not stop trembling in the presence of humans.
I felt a deep fear towards humans
Despite the fact that Diana Badescu and Catalin Stancu, founders of Howl of a Dog, came to Mina’s rescue and took her to the shelter, a warm and safe place for her, the dog did not stop shaking, even when she was petted with great care. . She was truly terrified of receiving any kind of contact.
The rescuers did not imagine that this puppy had a weak point
Along with comprehensive medical treatment that helped her gain weight and prevented the scabies from advancing further, the rescuers had to propose patient daily therapy to make Mina lose her terror of being in the company of people.
Then they began to caress her little by little every day, very attentive to her reaction and leav ing her alone when the tremors and fear were too much. So the days passed, without making much progress, until they realized that Mina had a weakness of hers: that they scratch her belly!
His health evolved as well as his character
When one of them tried to caress her belly for the first time, he saw with great enthusiasm the great pleasure that this contact aroused in Mina and became the secret weapon to break down her fear and help her overcome her anxiety .
He loves to play in the snow
It was thus that hand in hand with her nutrition problems and her scabies, Mina also began to move forward emotionally , finally understanding that she had fallen into the right hands: all those humans were there to take care of her and love her, no one else would treat her. bad in the future .
They discovered a loving and playful dog
Then Mina’s advance was definitive. The dog showed how affectionate and grateful she can be , showing affection not only to people, but also to other animals in the shelter.
Socializes very well with other shelter pets
After a difficult and painful start, Mina’s rescuers are just waiting for her to get over her scabies problem so they can put her up for adoption and place her in a peaceful, loving home where she can be happy for the rest of her life. life.
It is almost ready for its new home
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