They came to the bustling Miami animal shelter to save the worst of the worst the most unadoptable dogs on death row. The ones with the slimmest of hopes. And those who never knew hope at all. When a team led by Robert Scheinberg of Dog Tales Rescue and Sanctuary in Ontario, Canada, visited the shelter about a year ago, they didn’t have to look far to find those dogs.
There was Phoenix, who was doused in gasoline and set on fire. Someone found him nearly dead on the side of the road.