And Baxter, soaked with battery acid.
And two brothers who had been trained to fight each other.
And, well, you get the picture.
Around 50 dogs were being dropped off at the Miami shelter every day, with just four finding their way to adoption.
That left the brutal reality of euthanasia for countless more. Every day.
Originally planning to take 40 dogs back to Canada, the Dog Tales team ended up rescuing 112. The sanctuary's dog population has now doubled.