Sweetheart will steal your heart. Like so many who are brought to the Society’s barns, she had all but lost hope. We received little information about her. How had she gotten in this
shocking condition? She was so thin, with ribs, spine, tail head, and hipbones protruding through her rain-rotted, dull winter coat. Her skinny rump was covered in patches of infected skin, bare from the loss of hair, and hot to the touch.