Last August, a couple of Good Samaritans found a 7-month-old puppy lying inside a cardboard box in a neighborhood near Detroit. The pup — later named Courage — had a swollen head and looked close to death. They took the puppy to the police, who then got in touch with Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue (DPC), an organization that saves stray and owned dogs who are in immediate danger.
It wasn’t the type of rescue the Detroit Pit Crew is used to seeing.
The non-profit animal rescue group received a call from a teacher at Ronald Brown Academy on Detroit’s east side about a puppy that a child had left outside the school in a box with a note on it on Dec. 7
No one is facing charges — but Hazel and Gretel are in good hands.
A dog tied up outside of a store in Highland Park was waiting for its owner when a gunman shot him in the leg Thursday night.