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Update on Erick - Found Dumped in Newark Park

Erick was featured on the Home Page of this website after being rescued from Branch Brook Park and he has been with us since March.

He had been dumped in the popular park and was too weak and too frightened to run. (Read original story.) The park is famous as a dumping ground and pathetic animals can be found where they languish until they give up on life.

In the six weeks since he arrived, Erick has put on almost 15 pounds, and we have all fallen in love with this shy boy with the endearing overbite. He's a boxer mix, about 2 years old, who is calm, gentle and easy to handle. He is polite taking treats, his food test was good, and he was very well behaved with the dogs he met outside. He still doesn’t have the desire to play with toys, but once he’s in a good home and know he’s loved and cared for, he will undoubtedly become more playful. Erick is sweet and deserves a loving home.

Erick still has that sad look in his eyes.

The staff and volunteers have spent time with him to bolster the confidence of a dog suffering from a broken heart. Your donations help us with our vigorous adoption program in which the orphans are given all necessary inoculations, altered, taken on day trips and visits to pet adoption days.

For more information, call AHS at our Newark shelter - 973-824-7080 or e-mail associated


Francine - Shepherd Pup Found as Stray, Unable to Walk
Noelle - Helpless Blind Cat Keeping Kittens Together
Eddy and Edith - Abandoned in Sweltering Heat
Popeye -Rescued from Woman Severely Beating Him
Mandy - Tiny Terrier Forgotten on Roof in the Rain
Pooch - Needed A Specialist Due to A Congenital Disorder
Rosebud - Rescued from Stream, a 25' Drop
Eight Neglected Pups Rescued from Newark Home
Bruno - Elderly Bulldog Abandoned on Owner's Porch
Sam - Hit By Car; In Shock and Loses Mobility
Maxx - Suffered from Severe Head Wound and More
Winter - Knew A Hard, Painful Life
Jager - Horribly Matted, Eyes Glued Shut
Rusty Left Tightly Tied to Truck in Empty Newark Lot
Yolo - Victim of Cruelty, Injuries to Head
Trouble - Abandoned in Box Truck when Owner Moved
Lola - Terribly Matted Young Lhasa Apso
Lucy - Found in Abandoned Building, Horribly Attacked
Harvey - Collapsed, Mutilated Front Legs
Deuce - Left Behind by Evicted Tenant
Drake and Dover - Abandoned on the Side of the Road
Van Gogh - Mutilated, Abandoned, Found by Good Samaritan

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