20 Before-And-After Dog Adoption Photos

Love makes all the difference.

There’s nothing more important than adoption day for a shelter animal. The 20 before and after photos below show that love makes all the difference in the world. We took our 20 favorites from a list originally compiled by Bored Panda, and these dogs will make you feel all warm and fuzzy on the inside. 🙂

#1 Before and after adoption.

#2 “My ex worked at the SPCA and refused to let this piglet be euthanized, so she took him home. She did an amazing job.”

#3 What a difference.

#4 “My dog Wynter – from living in the streets to relaxing in my backyard.”

#5 “From Cellmates to Lifemates” 🙂

#6 “Ripley at 6 months in Iran & again at 1 year in her forever home in the United States”

#7 A little love goes a long way.

#8 “Hank! Abuse left this poor pup with scars and timidness, but now he smiles ear-to-ear.”

#9 Before and after — Frank the Tank

#10 “My Sister Adopted Her Very First Dog And His Before & After Pics Have Me Crying”

#11 “Adopted this little dude while on vacation in Mexico.”

#12 “The night we found him on the street, vs. 1 week after adoption.”

#13 He doesn’t even look the same.

#14 “This is my Koda Bear the day before he got adopted and a few months after!”

#15 “After 4 years in the street, Annie found her home with my parents. First day vs 1 week later”

#16 “To the person who left her in a park to die 2 years ago… Look at her now!”

#17 “My friend rescued this sweet girl from being put down over a minor skin condition.”

#18 “Didn’t take her long to fit in”

#19 “Before & after of my adopted pup”

#20 “Before and after adoption”