(Melvern, KS)--Joey is a community dog, usually taken care of by Shelly Criqui. When she noticed Joey had gone missing, she gathered friends and co-workers to search -- and almost gave up hope after two weeks.
But when her neighbor found the dog -- Shelly was shocked. Joey had been trapped in a snare, which dug through her skin and into her ribs. it is a horrific reminder to always check traps once every 24 hours to make sure innocent animals remain unharmed.
Click the video to see Joey's incredible story. Warning -- it does contain graphic images of the injury.