Sheyla

By Sheyla

LifeBuzz Staff

Rescued Dog Saved Family By Warning Them Of Gas Leak.

The biggest challenge in rescuing abused animals is training them to trust humans again. After months or years of mistreatment and neglect at the hands of the very people who were meant to take care of them, makes dogs and cats realize, they are on their own.

Even after being removed from violent and neglectful environments, many canines are unable to get past their traumatic experiences. Consequently, this makes it nearly impossible for them to be adopted into a loving family.

Kailey is a German Shepherd mix. She is only two years old, but she was considered un-adoptable.

It wasn't for a lack of trying after the DeKalb County Animal Services in Decatur, Georgia, removed her from her previous home.

Kailey is a German Shepherd mix. She is only two years old, but she was considered un-adoptable.

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Jacqueline Berlin and Keith Santer-Peham had Kailey with them for a year.

Still, no one could break through to Kailey.

Jacqueline Berlin and Keith Santer-Peham had Kailey with them for a year.

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"Her one issue was that something has happened to her in in her past so that if you try to touch her and she did not know you she would snap at you," Berlin explains. "Because of her issue it was really hard to get her adopted."

Time was of the essence.

"Her one issue was that something has happened to her in in her past so that if you try to touch her and she did not know you she would snap at you," Berlin explains. "Because of her issue it was really hard to get her adopted."

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Berlin reached out to the Facebook community.

She wanted to find Kailey's forever family.

Berlin reached out to the Facebook community.

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Suzy Chandler read the post and knew Kailey was meant to be with her family.

"We just thought we would be the perfect people for her. It was a perfect match," Chandler says.

Suzy Chandler read the post and knew Kailey was meant to be with her family.

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