Touching Video Shows Shelter Dogs Finding Their Forever Homes

Riley Sundew

Updated Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 12:00 AM CDT

A recent video on Imgur titled "I'm so happy for them. Shelter dogs are the best dogs" has captured the hearts of many. The video showcases the touching moment when shelter dogs finally get adopted and find their forever homes. The joy and excitement are palpable as these loyal companions are welcomed into loving families.

The video opens with a scene showing a brunette woman with a leg tattoo, bidding farewell to the shelter. As the dogs reach out to kiss their new owners, their lack of spatial awareness leads to some adorable "snoot stabbing" moments that are both endearing and comical. One viewer humorously commented, "I love when dogs reach out to kiss you but they have no spatial cognizance of their nose space so they end up snoot stabbing your face."

Among the highlights are the purebred German Shepherds who had been waiting for a long time to be adopted. Questions arose about why it took so long, with some speculating about behavioral or health issues. One user, expressing disbelief, said, "Where do you live that a purebred German Shepherd goes that long without being adopted. Can you export some over here?"

The emotional impact of the video is undeniable, with many viewers admitting to shedding tears. Comments like "I'm not crying, you're crying" and "Who cried tears into my eyes?" reflect the overwhelming feeling of happiness and relief. The sentiment "Wholesome AF! Adopt, don't shop!" underlines the importance of adopting shelter dogs.

The video also serves as a reminder of the rewards of being a responsible pet owner. "Thank you responsible dog parents!" one user exclaimed, appreciating those who choose to adopt. Another shared their personal experience: "We've had many, many, many dogs over the years and almost all of them are rescues; the few exceptions are puppies we got from, well, from those rescues giving us puppies. It's been a pretty good life, all told."

The positive reactions continue with comments like "I hope they get along well" and "Awww happy buddies. I hope they do well," showing the community's support for the newly adopted pets. The video ends on a hopeful note, encouraging viewers to consider volunteering at local shelters, with one user mentioning, "You can go volunteer to walk dogs at your local shelter."

This video is a beautiful reminder of the joy and fulfillment that comes with adopting shelter dogs. It not only highlights the dogs' happiness but also the profound impact they have on their new families. For those who enjoy touching stories, this video is a must-watch.

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Top Comments from Imgur


I could watch videos of dogs getting adopted all day long.


Wait, I'm confused. In the opening she was a brunette and had a leg tattoo...


where the f*** do you live that a purebred german shepard goes that long without being adopted. can you export some over here.


I love when dogs reach out to kiss you but they have no spatial cognizance of their nose space so they end up snoot stabbing your face.


Who the f*** cried tears into my eyes?.?


I'm not crying, you're crying.


Wholesome AF! Adopt, don't shop!


Thank you responsible dog parents!


I hope they get along well


Awww happy buddies. I hope they do well

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