Eldad Hagar, co-founder of the Hope for Paws
animal rescue, thought he was simply on his way to pick up another stray dog -- not always the easiest task, but a large part of his job. Little did he know that the dog he was sent to rescue was going to give him such a surprise. Stray Ava in Parking Lot
After living on the street for several weeks, the stray pup was understandably nervous. It took Eldad a few minutes of coaxing with treats and coos to get the stray to trust him enough to come closer. Once she was within reach, Eldad caught her with his special leash
-- and here is where it got interesting.