Kathy McGuire has been in animal rescue for more than 20 years, with 15 of those in New Jersey where she is helping animals daily. Kathy founded New Jersey Aid for Animals in 2005 where they focus on helping the animals and residents who live in low-income communities. Sweet Pea was a bait dog used in dog fighting who was left for dead on the streets of Camden, NY. Kathy and the volunteers of NJAFA immediately took Sweet Pea to the hospital to determine she had a long road ahead for recovery. She’s a fighter, fast forward 3 years and she became the face of dog fighting awareness, you can read the story here.