Today, you can see only the happiness in her eyes, but for this 3-and-a-half-year-old golden retriever named Chi Chi life didn’t start out well as she was born into Asia’s Dog-Meat trade
Chi Chi was born approximately January 2014 in South Korea, and she was born and kept alive for only one reason. One day Chi Chi would be considered ready for slaughter and sold into the dog meat trade.
Asia’s Repugnant Dog-Meat Trade
Discovered in a trash bag in a well-known dog meat slaughter region of South Korea. Her feet were barely attached and she was in immense pain with cuts and bruises all over her body.
Chi Chi, whose legs had rotted from the extreme abuse, was thrown away like yesterday’as trash in an area where dogs are traditionally killed for their meat.
“She’s an amazing soul, she’s more than an animal, she really touches everybody she meets in a positive way,” her owner Richard Howell told PEOPLE. “Her story proves you can go through something horrendous and with the right attitude you can get through anything.”
You can help Chi Chi’s family with the medical cost of new prosthetics and treatment for her Lupus by donating to her GoFundMe.
Chi Chi overcame a dark beginning to become one of the happiest dog’s you’ll ever seen Not only did she overcome her hardship, according to her facebook page, Chi Chi now spends her days helping others.