Before And After Pictures Of Doggos Following Their Adoptions

by Kailee

Many shelter dogs arrive injured, sick or emotionally scarred, and it takes a special kind of person to bring those dogs back to enjoy the best that life has to offer. People who dedicate themselves to rescuing dogs are some of the best kinds of people. These rescue pups agree, and the before and after reactions caught on camera are truly heartwarming.

These dogs now get to run and jump and cuddle, and so much more, giving the dogs a chance to live a new life with a loving family. After finding their forever homes, they become trusting, and their smiles say it all.


Penny had a smile that even the coldest heart couldn't resist!

Teddy is letting his goofy personality shine now that he knows he is safe, warm and fed.

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Rosie is so much happier now that she has met her mom.

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Jax is the poster dog for all of your before and after photo needs.

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Lanka hasn't had a sad expression cross her face since adoption.

Luca has become a big fan of the heat since being allowed to roam outside.

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Pippin has definitely found his fur-ever home. Look at that smile!

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Pillow has a face as dreamy as lying down on a soft pillow after a long day at work.

Ralphie is a lot happier now, and he has a lot better haircut.

Remy is a happy and loveable puppa now that he has been adopted.

Before and after adoption. There was a happy, lovable dog hidden behind all that fear.

Frank isn't shy to the camera now that he is safe and warm at home.

Frank isn't shy to the camera now that he is safe and warm at home.

Toby appreciates being able to share his owner's bed each and every night.

Toby appreciates being able to share his owner's bed each and every night.
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Butters can't stop jumping for joy every time Daddy comes home from work.

Butters can't stop jumping for joy every time Daddy comes home from work.

Ziggy is so much happier since being able to call someplace home.

Ziggy is so much happier since being able to call someplace home.
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Jax is all smiles since finding his freedom.

Jax is all smiles since finding his freedom.
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Ajax loves to dress up, and enjoys long walks with his new owner.

Ajax loves to dress up, and enjoys long walks with his new owner.
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Riley is looking much happier and healthier since being loved and cared for.

Riley is looking much happier and healthier since being loved and cared for.
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Rufus has been doing GREAT since being adopted 4 years ago.

Rufus has been doing GREAT since being adopted 4 years ago.

Zoe also enjoys dressing up, showing off her pretty in pink style for her owners.

Zoe also enjoys dressing up, showing off her pretty in pink style for her owners.

Don loves the outdoors, and has been thriving since being adopted.

Don loves the outdoors, and has been thriving since being adopted.

Virginia is the most caring pitbull you would ever meet. And she has a fabulous gel manicure.

Virginia is the most caring pitbull you would ever meet. And she has a fabulous gel manicure.

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