Luckily, her post caught the attention of BarkVille Dog Rescue, who immediately reached out to their network of fosters. Daffodil found a foster home where she could safely have her babies — but Iris was a more difficult case.
When Lin Rocke, a former vet tech, saw Iris’ photo, she knew immediately that she could make a difference in the dog’s life.
“I turned to my husband and asked him to please let me do this,” Rocke told The Dodo. “I know how to nurse a terrified, starving, heartworm-positive dog back to health. He agreed because he is wonderful and so supportive of my bleeding heart — and now his office is filled with dog stuff!”