A dirty and malnourished yellow lab had been used for breeding and then was dumped in a Southern California neighborhood.

Thankfully, the animal welfare organization Hope For Paws was on the scene to help.

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In this video, a duo tracks down the dog, trying to get her on a leash to no avail.

Finally, they find her cowered under a truck, and they gently get her on a leash. The canine had no microchip so the organization took the dog to a shelter.

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Shortly after arriving, the dog that they renamed Perla was adopted by a loving family.

Anna Caplan contributes to Rare Houston and Rare Animals. 
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