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From Stray to Survivor: Wilbur the Boston Terrier's Incredible Journey

Wilbur the Boston Terrier is a true survivor. He was found as a stray and was in desperate need of medical attention. He was covered in fleas and ticks, and had an overwhelming amount of puncture wounds all over his body. The poor pup was in shock and his neck was so swollen from the trauma that it was affecting his breathing. The local ER was unable to provide the level of care that he needed, so they reached out to out rescue organization for help.

Upon arrival at the emergency room, Wilbur was immediately given the medical attention he needed. He received a blood transfusion and was put on oxygen to help ease his struggles. The doctors were able to stabilize him, sedate him, and clean his wounds to relieve the pressure on his neck.

Despite the severity of his injuries, Wilbur has proven to be a little fighter! He stood up and even ate today! This is a testament to his strong will and the hard work of the rescue organization and the medical professionals who cared for him.

Thanks to the efforts of DogRRR Nation, Wilbur is expected to be released soon and will go to a medical foster home where he can continue to receive the care he needs to fully recover. The rescue organization has reported him to the shelter, but no one in the neighborhood where he was found recognized him. It's possible that Wilbur was abandoned or lost, but whatever the case may be, he is now on the path to a brighter future.

Wilbur's story is one of resilience and hope. Despite the odds stacked against him, he is fighting his way through and is on his way to recovery. Rescuing and rehabilitating dogs like Wilbur requires a great deal of resources, both financial and emotional. However, with the help of kind-hearted individuals who donate their time and money, we can continue to give these animals a second chance at life.


Our rehabilitation efforts address the physical and emotional needs of rescued animals and prepare them for the second chance they deserve. You can make a difference by fostering, adopting, or making a donation toward these worthy animals. Thank you for supporting Dallas Dog. Our mission is to create a safer place for animals by rescuing and rehabilitating those who are neglected, unwanted and abused across Texas or displaced by natural disasters nearby and finding them a permanent home. You can visit our website at to follow our amazing journey.

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