Many dogs are abandoned by their owners and left for an uncertain destiny at a shelter. Thankfully some of these dogs get adopted, and their shine of joy is simply fantastic. Enjoy this heartwarming gallery of dogs rescued from shelters – and remember – if you want a dog, please adopt one from a shelter.
1. “Before/After we adopted our pittie Tyson!”
2. “Charlie wasn’t eating or responding. He’s in wonderful hands now and is most importantly, smiling!”
3. “My baby Pepper, before and after I adopted her from the pound.”
4. These guys were rescued just one day before they were set to be put to sleep. What a happy ending!
5. “Before and after being adopted”
6. “Before and after being adopted”
7. “Before and after being adopted”
8. “Two months after we adopted her, she’s can’t stop grinning.”
9. Before and after. What a transformation!
10. “every day is a new day for her, and when she comes out of her crate in the mornings she just runs around and jumps because she is so happy to still be at our house … she has changed my life completely.”
11. “Meet coconut. What a difference three months can make.”
12. “We found him near our office huddled in the cold bushes. He is very healthy and happy now.”
13. “Sunshine, another great “before and after”.
14. “My girl before and after”
15. “before and after of my rescue, sweet pea! … it’s amazing how much a good home and some loving will do”
16. “Before and after being adopted”