Emily was found emaciated and covered in sores A lurcher who was just ‘skin and bones’ when she was found wandering along a bridal path in Essex is now loving life in her new home. Emily weighed just over 10kg when she was rescued by the RSPCA and taken in by the charity’s Danaher Animal Home, near Braintree. Danaher’s deputy animal centre manager Louisa Duranti said: “Emily was found as a stray, wandering along a bridal path in March and was taken to a local vet before coming to us. “She weighed just 10.8kg and was severely emaciated; she was little more than skin and bones. She had pressure sores all over her shoulder blades, hips and legs. Click below to read more.