The day a shelter dog gets adopted is truly the happiest day of its life. You can see the joy of an adopted shelter dog in the 31 photos below as their headed out to their forever homes!
When shelter dogs are adopted, their lives change forever.
Suddenly, they’re headed somewhere unknown…
…but they can tell it’s somewhere good.
For these dogs, this is the day that someone chose them.
No more wondering, no more waiting.
These pups are finally about to get what they’ve always wanted:
A place where they can feel safe…
…surrounded by the love and comfort they deserve.
When they arrive at their new homes, sometimes it can take a while to get used to the new surroundings.
So many new sights, sounds, and smells to explore!
Once they realize this is their forever home, though, they’re as happy as can be…
…and they can finally relax.
For the first time, these sweet dogs can sleep soundly.
They can stretch their legs and get comfortable.
They know that when they wake up, their new owner will be there to care for them…