Abandoned dog found tied to a pole in Roanoke now appearing in performances of ‘The Nutcracker’

Luna was rescued last month by Angels of Assisi

Luna, a dog found abandoned and tied to a pole last month, is making her public debut.

ROANOKE, Va. – Luna, a dog found abandoned and tied to a pole last month, is making her public debut.

Animal control found Luna and brought her to Angels of Assisi back in November, where she received care and is now on the road to recovery.

In fact, Luna is doing so well that she is making an appearance at Southwest Virginia Ballet’s performance of ‘The Nutcracker.’

Luna is a special guest during the 2021 performances of "The Nutcracker" by the Southwest Virginia Ballet. (Angels of Assisi)

Angels of Assisi said that Luna has done wonderfully at the dress rehearsals and loves the extra attention from members of the ballet.

You can see Luna as a special guest during the performances on Saturday. Dec. 11, and Sunday, Dec. 12.

Click here if you’re interested in buying tickets to either show.


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