PHOTOS! Here are pictures of Oxana Malaya who was once the Ukrainian Dog Girl. Oxana Malaya was a feral child raised by dogs.
Now at 23, Oxana Malaya as a normal adult is telling her story.
Malaya was born to alcoholic parents. At age 3, Malaya’s parents were not tending to her in a a community where wild dogs roamed the boulevards.
One day Oxana went missing, her parents unaware nor caring about her disappearance. Oxana stayed in a shed behind her house were dogs lived. Soon Oxana ate with the dogs, lived with them. In time, the dogs raised Malaya. In the next five years, she lived with the dogs as a family. Malaya picked up their traits, barking, growling, with stronger smell and hearing attributes. At age 8 Oxana Malaya was discovered.
A documentary for British Channel 4 documentary is covering her story and her reunion with her father.
There are a reported 100 cases like Malaya’s in the world today.