Ashley’s family discovered her in a local magazine that advertises the sale of everything from used cars to used dogs. When Ashley’s mum, Kim, saw the ad, she couldn't believe the meager amount they were asking for this pure breed Shar-Pei. Luckily for Ashley, it was a deal Kim just couldn't ignore.
On meeting Ashley, Kim was shocked. Ashley was almost completely bald and extremely stinky from a yeast infection. The infection had caused the skin in between her trademark wrinkles, to turn bright red, and she had the worst entropion eyes Kim had ever seen (a condition in which the eyelid is rolled inward against the eyeball, resulting in irritation of the eye by the lashes). Weighing down each eyelid sat a golf ball-sized blob of fat.
Read more about Ashley in Blind Faith.