A dog who was saved from certain death after being found buried alive in an unconscionable act of cruelty is now discovering what it means to be a cherished member of a family who loves her.
The 10-year-old French mastiff named Athena was rescued early last August in a suburb of Paris, France. Pedro Denis had been out for a walk with his own dog when he spotted Athena struggling to stay alive beneath a mound of dirt and stones. Thanks to his quick thinking, he was able to free her from that early grave just in time. […]