This Lonely Stray Dog Was About To Die, You Will Be Amazed With What Happened Next

This Lonely Stray Dog Was About To Die, You Will Be Amazed With What Happened Next
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Petra was captured in April of 2015 on the outskirts of Athens, Greece. The lady that spotted Petra, and got her on camera, immediately posted the photos on social networking sites with an expectation of earning help for the tormented creature.

Look how she has got her life changed since then.

She had posted the pictures on the social media

She had posted the pictures on the social media

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It was evident she had lived the life of a loner

It was evident she had lived the life of a loner
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She would grovel and run from anybody approaching her.

They had a hard time rescuing her and transferring her

They had a hard time rescuing her and transferring her
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They successfully sent her to the 'Save a Greek Stray' safe house in Oropos after days of hardwork.

Someone was committed to save her afterall

Someone was committed to save her afterall
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When Valia Orfanidou, one of the safe houses' most experienced individuals in recovery, met Petra, she committed herself to take Petra's care at any expense.

She suffered from reiterating issues and it was a miracle that she was still alive

She suffered from reiterating issues and it was a miracle that she was still alive
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Her minor issues were fatal

Her minor issues were fatal
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Among the numerous minor issues, she experienced mange (which created the sores and scabs that gave her the awful appearance), and leishmaniasis, a contamination spread by bugs that is frequently fatal if not treated.

What can love not cure? Petra is a living example!

What can love not cure? Petra is a living example!
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Petra looked practically upbeat being washed!

Petra looked practically upbeat being washed!
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Once the mange faded, her true beauty was apparent. But, she would still fear the other puppies, snarl at them, and would hide in fear. She wouldn't go for a stroll for more than a couple of steps, and then would require much motivation to carry on.

But it all paid off in the end

But it all paid off in the end
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She is adorably social now

She is adorably social now
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And a very joyous creature. She is truly a miracle and an inspiration for animal-savers out there!