A story too sad, then joyful not to share. {NSFWish}

Via Waylon Lewis
on Mar 25, 2013
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All animals deserve an equal chance. {NSFWish}

My buddy rescued a Shih Tzu from the pound- crazy transformation.” Via Reddit, Imgur, a story too sad and joyful not to share.

Remember: every time we get a dog from a breeder or a puppy store/puppy mill, we give up the chance to rescue a sentient life (and make our life anew, in the process).

Be sure to read the captions (this may not be appropriate viewing for children):


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


5 Responses to “A story too sad, then joyful not to share. {NSFWish}”

  1. cesar says:

    thank you for the reminder. 🙂

  2. No one Important says:

    Thank you for giving this poor boy a loving home. Who know how many times he was passed up just because of the way he looked. You guys are awesome!!

  3. Tamara Jones says:

    Made me so happy!! I cannot believe he was left with the burrs on his face, even while at the shelter.
    Thank you for inspiring us to help out (and adopt) the "underdogs"!!

  4. Linda V. Lewis says:

    What a transformation! Very moving! Bravo!

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