Dogs love being the companion to their two-legged friends. Research has shown that people who have pets tend to be healthier and live longer. It’s a benefit for both. Still there are thousands of canines who anxiously await to be adopted into their forever family. Unfortunately, many wait anxiously to be chosen as they see their furry friends picked over them. Volunteers in animal shelters see how a pup that is depressed and alone will automatically be joyous and excited when they realize they are going to their new home. Take a look at photos of happy dogs right after they are adopted.These two seem extremely happy to have found each other. The bull terrier got an Instagram shout out by its human with the caption “Welcome to the family Rodrigo.”
“Her sassy attitude and wiggly butt make us laugh every day. Happy adoption day Luna!,” they expressed on social media.
When you just know this is going to be the journey of a lifetime.
After living in a shelter the emotion of going to a new family got the best of him. His person said he was “all tuckered out after her first day home.”
“Another Redditor found this dog on the street. I adopted her. I think she’s happy now,” wrote Sampants23.
This is Holly exploring her new house for the first time. Her first mischief was destroying a ball.
The nine-month-old puppy gives a high-five to its new life!
Adoption deserves flowers, a lot of flowers.
Duncan was a stray on the island of Crete before a family adopted him.
“First ride home from the shelter with Ned – finally a home at 11-years-old!” wrote the human on Reddit.