Layla, One of the Last Rescued “Vicktory Dogs,” Has Died

Twelve years after the Michael Vick dogfighting ring was discovered and busted, we salute the heroes who changed the world’s perception of dogs like these.

Photo: Best Friends Animal Society

Vicktory Dog: Curly

AT BEST FRIENDS (AND STILL ALIVE AS OF JULY 17, 2019). A cripplingly shy dog, Curly slowly gained confidence and became more relaxed by interacting with the staff and exposure to different activities and everyday life. He still struggles with fear when he’s outside of his 2 safe places: the office and his home at the Clubhouse, where he hangs out with his best friend, Mya, another recovering Vicktory dog. Learn about Mya by clicking “Next” below.

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