Dog struck by car and left at shelter receives surgery and rescue


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Los Angeles, CA - The dog with the injured leg had such expressive eyes - perhaps expressive enough that they literally saved her life. The dog, now known as Amber, had been struck by a car and then dumped at a high kill shelter in Los Angeles.Amber, a German shepherd, was young, but badly injured, and in pain. She had a great personality, but her injury made her difficult for rescues to pull - the economy is struggling right now, which means that rescue organizations are struggling too.Taking in a shelter dog with excessive, known medical expenses is difficult. Sometimes the desire to help...