Bikers Approached An Abandoned Crate, The Suffering Animal They Found Inside Broke Their Hearts.

Bret Winingar and his son Zach were about to have the surprise of a lifetime during an afternoon ride on the rural roads outside Little Rock, Arkansas. Just beyond the overgrown grassy area on the side of the road, the pair noticed a badly damaged dog kennel abandoned in a field.

Worried there may have been a suffering animal inside the crate, the duo ran toward the cage with one thing on their mind – to save the little life possibly trapped inside.

The dog crate had apparently been abandoned for some time.

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As they got closer, it became clear that the top of the crate had been chewed through – something had tried to escape.

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Finally, the father-son duo was able to get the crate open and overjoyed to find a dog alive – but the little guy was in really bad shape.

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The sweet pup was covered in it’s own excrement and hunched over, but he seemed so full of love and appreciation that the Winingars couldn’t do anything but help.

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They fed the little pup and brought back a more appropriate transport vehicle to get him home.

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They soon named the little cutie CB or Charlie Bravo. Bret wasn’t sure about an outright adoption, but after all this time CB is a full part of the family!

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CB is well on the road to recovery with his forever family. What an awesome happy ending.

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The lesson: a little bit of love goes a long way.

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