In 2007, authorities rescued 51 Pit Bulls from the Virginia home of Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick. These animals are horribly ᴍɪsᴛʀᴇᴀᴛᴇᴅ. They were ʙᴇᴀᴛᴇɴ, ᴇʟᴇᴄᴛʀᴏᴄᴜᴛᴇᴅ, ʜᴀɴɢᴇᴅ, ᴅʀᴏᴡɴᴇᴅ and forced to fight.
Sadly, three of the dogs ᴅɪᴇᴅ, but 48 brave dogs survived. A number of rescue organizations and their forever families have shown love and patience to these once ᴍɪsᴛʀᴇᴀᴛᴇᴅ, terrifying dogs.
One of the survivors, Frodo, lived to be 15 years old. He passed away on December 18, 2021. He spent the next 14 years “pampered like a prince” after spending a year in hell at Vick’s estate.
An Oakland-based nonprofit animal rights group announced the dog’s death. “Dear Frodo – We all admire him. He’s one of the bravest survivors we’ve ever met.”
Frodo lived a happy life with his beloved family and ᴅɪᴇᴅ in love, the dog’s final moments are described as follows: “While his mother, Kim Ramirez, and her daughter Dominique, he’s crying, Frodo ate that huge bag of steak.” Thank you for taking care of his medical needs to the very end, Dr. Williams. He put his trust in you, and you exceeded his expectations.”
Throughout his life, Frodo has been the face of efforts to dispel negative stereotypes about Pit Bulls. He also demonstrates the value of patience and kindness in a dog’s life. Frodo demonstrated that smaller dogs rescued from cruel incidents need early socialization in order to grow up strong and fearless.
Frodo is lucky to have the Ramirez family, who always give him love and understanding. When the cute dog ʙʀᴏᴋᴇ his leg, the family carried him in a stroller. These dogs have been given the opportunities they deserve, and despite their backgrounds, they all lead happy lives.
These 48 “Vick” dogs are living proof. Vick was sentenced to 19 months in federal prison for funding air wars while confessing to ᴋɪʟʟɪɴɢ dogs. Despite this injustice, the famous case has affected public perception of Pit Bulls and how abused dogs can be rehabilitated.