SEWELL — A woman who was once the owner of "the world's ugliest dog" took in another dog that was destined for dinner in Thailand.

Karen Quigley collected $11,000 on a Go Fund Me account to bring Teresa, a 2-year-old mixed breed, to her Sewell home from Thailand after a man attacked her there with with a machete, according to WPVI-TV.

Teresa has been in South Jersey and has settled in at her new home, according to the report. She become friendly with Quigley's other animals, including other rescue dogs and a pig. This week she had surgery to repair her teeth and tongue.

Karen's previous dog was Elwood, named the ugliest dog at the Marin-Sonoma County Fair in California in 2012. He died in 2013.

 

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