The story of Dahlia – Help us find her a loving home!

Philly Adopt

10341878_10152416938270119_7009488567375742014_n Dahlia (and her smile) at the shelter

In the summer of 2014 this sweet girl was found tied to a pole in the city and was brought in to the shelter, ACCT Philly.

She became a Pen Pal at the shelter (meaning she had one-on-one interaction with a volunteer daily) and shorty after she was adopted.  Fast forward to March 2nd 2015.  A volunteer’s friend saw a photo of a dog on a Facebook group called “For sale or trade in North Philly”, on ‘sale’ for $45 or to the highest bidder.  Her ‘family’ stated they moved and their new place didn’t allow pets.

10277289_10152415566400119_5184914417427778955_n At the shelter, she loved chewing toys on the grass

We couldn’t allow Dahlia to be basically thrown away to anyone & end up in the wrong hands, so a volunteer stepped up to ‘buy’ her and take her to safety.  Being so spur of the…

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