Homeless Dog Gets Her First Groom In Years, Now Looks Completely Unrecognizable

Passing by Ellen was understandable because she looked like a pile of trash, and she even had flies and gnats flying around her.

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Ellen, a 2-year-old dog, was found living on the streets of Chicago in 2014.

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Her fur was matted, soaked in urine and feces, and grown out.

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Ellen was rescued and taken to the Trio Animal Foundation. Staff members at the foundation said Ellen reeked of urine.

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At first, doctors couldn’t tell if she was male or female. Her fur was so matted she dragged her back legs across the floor.

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A veteran groomer named Kelli started to work on Ellen. Kelli even agreed to come in early to work to get the excess fur of Ellen’s body.

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