The scenario was far from rosy for Rosie. This six-year-old American Pit Bull Terrier was one of three stray dogs found wandering together in the middle of a road. The dogs were taken to the Orange County Animal Shelter in North Carolina on July 29th. While the other two dogs were in good shape and quickly adopted, Rosie was another story entirely. She was severely emaciated, and had bug-bitten ears, many missing teeth, an old lip injury, and pressure sores. Oh, and she was heartworm positive. Rosie's condition, along with the heavy chain she was dragging around her neck when she was found, suggested a difficult and abusive past.