Few things pluck at the heartstrings quite like the sight of an abandoned dog — those big eyes can be both accusing and pleading — which is what makes the sight of a rescue pup on its way to a new home all the more delightful. The look of pure joy and happiness that radiates from those innocent faces can give anyone a reason to smile. Here are eight photos of a few such rescued dogs showing their elated appreciation after having found a new home.
Tucker, recently of Pender County Animal Shelter, North Carolina, is now tasting the fruits of adopted life. He looks to be taking to it quite well!
7. Ivy Rue
Ivy Rue is waving goodbye to St. Louis’s 4 Paws 4 Rescue and looking forward to her new home. She certainly has quite the doggy smile!
Click ‘next’ to read on and check out more happy pups!
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