MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Dozens of dogs are looking for new homes in Minnesota. The pups arrived at Ruff Start Rescue in Princeton Saturday.
They came up from Houston, Texas. They were original going to go to shelters in the Carolinas, but Hurricane Florence throw off those plans. So Ruff Start Rescue offered to take them in.READ MORE: Family, Friends Use Kayaks To Save 2 Teenagers Swept Out Into Northern Minnesota Lake
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“She came from a park down in Texas, Melrose Park, where they dump dogs all over the park down there,” said Azure Davis, executive director and founder of Ruff Start Rescue. “She was abandoned down there, and we had a rental car when we were down there visiting and we were actually able to catch her. She was very timid and scared.”MORE NEWS: 2 Killed In Robbinsdale Shooting; Suspect Vehicle Found Abandoned In North Minneapolis