Two Doggy Brothers Cling To Each Other In Fear After Their Owner Dumped Them At A High-Kill Shelter

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These two dog siblings were sadly dumped at a high-kill shelter in Texas by their owner a couple of weeks ago.

The dogs, Adonis and Apollo, were shaking with fear and huddled up next to each other in the shelter. Thankfully, they didn’t have stay at that scary place for long. They were rescued by A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs, an organization in Long Island, New York, that rescues dogs from overcrowded shelters.

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

Cindy Droogmans, founder of the rescue group, brought them to her local vet in Huntington, New York. They discovered that the dogs were both heartworm positive, which could be the reason why their owner dumped them, but of course is not a good excuse.

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

Adonis and Apollo are attached at the hip. They are the best of friends, and would never be able to go on in life without each other. This is why it is necessary for them to be adopted as a bonded pair. It’s hard enough for shelter dogs find homes, and it’s even more difficult when two need to find a home together, but they remain positive.

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

The two of them have been treated and are finally getting the care and love that they need. They’re on their way to a full recovery! If you’re interested in adopting this adorable duo, click here to fill out an application.

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

A-Team Elite Rescue Dogs

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Growing up, Ashley always had a passion for writing. After receiving her Bachelor's in Journalism from Stony Brook University, she now uses that passion to write about the thing she loves most in this world: animals! When she isn't writing, you can find her curled up on the couch with a kindle in her hands and her Guinea Pigs on her lap.