He also noticed that the dog had a rope tied around its neck. So he quickly got to work at digging her out.
Through it all, it became obvious to him that the dog hadn’t accidentally fallen into a hole in the ground. It had been buried alive on purpose.
Dinis wasn’t the only one that lent the mastiff a hand out of her Earthly prison grave.
He had help from his own dog whom he had been walking when they both discovered the pooch in distress. The tiny dog used its claws to help dig out its potential new friend out before it was too late.