Main menu


Woman Rescues Starving Dog Left to Die on Streets

Things were bad, but his rescuer was determined to make life better than ever for this poor pup!

 Get your tissues ready. You won’t be ready to read this story and without a tear coming to your eye. this is often the story of a girl in Argentina who rescued a starving dog left to die on the streets.

If you're heartbroken at the thought of a dog going hungry, haven't any fear, this story features a happy ending.

The Hero of Our Story

Meet Hercules. This picture was taken before his journey of rehabilitation began.

It was nearly Christmas in 2017. On December 23, an Argentine woman named Pia found this pup in desperate straits . While visiting friends in Buenos Aires , Argentina, Pia saw the starving dog running around their neighborhood. The dog was clearly terrified and in distress. Pia’s friends were unable to catch the frail pup, but Pia refused to offer abreast of the animal in need. When she eventually found him lying next to a house, she said “he had no shine in his eyes” and “he had given up.”

Thankfully, Pia was able to fight for him. She immediately brought him to a vet and that’s where the battle began.

The Road to Recovery

The veterinarian told Pia they needed to ascertain if Hercules could make it through the weekend. He was in such bad shape that they weren’t sure he would survive. Pia dropped everything to assist her newfound dog.

The first few days were critical and through that point the thin boy lost two more pounds. Because Hercules was so ill, he was unable to dine in those youth . Pia handfed him water from a bowl every three hours to form him stay hydrated.

Then you would possibly say a Christmas or holiday miracle occurred. Three days later, on December 26th, the pup was discharged and Pia brought him to care .

“You could see in his eyes that he wanted to measure ,” Pia remembered. Despite that, on a couple of occasions, she worried that he may die because his condition was so poor. But he continued to fight which is why she named him Hercules.

Pia filmed much of their journey. She recalled lifting his body to assist him re-learn to steer . She remembered crying and fighting alongside him. “We did it together,” she said.

And in January, after much patience, Hercules began to steer again. Pia admitted she cried sort of a baby when her darling friend took those first few steps. They were what led to the remainder of his recovery. Before Pia knew it, those initial baby steps led to jogging, running, jumping and playing. Eventually, she was ready to take him on walks through the town .

By February, it had been like Pia had a replacement dog. Hercules’ hair was quickly growing back. He showed signs of life and energy. He loved to be in her arms and held close. The bond between the 2 was so unbreakable that after fostering him back to healthiness , Pia knew she couldn’t give him up. Hercules found his forever home with Pia.

“As he began to vary , his eyes began to shine,” Pia said. See the incredible recovery for yourself. Hercules is not any longer a starving dog left on his own. he's thriving. Pia calls this phenomenal dog her miracle and a Christmas present she’ll always remember .

Watch Hercules’ Heroic Story

Don’t forget your tissues once you see Pia and Hercules’ story. They’re still the simplest of buds today. you'll follow their friendship on Instagram.