What happens to stray animals after animal care services pull them off the streets? The majority are lucky enough to be adopted but let’s not forget about the ones that stay behind. This is the story of Benny, an adorable pit bull that was held in a shelter with time running against him. Read through the story of Benny and find out how never giving up and maintain a happy attitude can result in the happiest day of your life, as it was for Benny, this Sunday afternoon! Slides #16 and #15 will undoubtedly inspire you!
20. In The Shelter
Our story begins at Carson Animal Care center in Gardena, California. where a cute pit bull was offered hospitality after he was found by the staff members in the streets. Little did our cute pit bull know that time was ticking against him… Click next to see how he was named and why he didn’t had much time left!
19. Meet Benny
Benny was an adorable pit bull, full of joy and energy that was unfortunately held in the shelter. He knew that everyone was there to help him after his dreadful days in the street and ultimately someone could adopt him and welcome him to his home. But time was against Benny…
18. Benny On Death Row
Lots of people were visiting the shelter in order to adopt a stray animal and Benny seemed to know that. He hoped that one day he may be the one that would start a new life, full of love and care. What he didn’t know is that if that wasn’t about to happen sure, the shelter member had to put him down…
17. Choose Me!
Whenever someone came to the shelter in order to adopt an animal Benny surely made his presence clear! He would bark and run around in his cage in order for people to notice him. Unfortunately no one did and how Benny reacted will inspire you!
16. Time Passing By
Time was passing by… quickly. Days became weeks. weeks became months and no one wanted Benny to be their new best friend. Benny was still there and it seemed that he started to realize that he may need to stay there for a while. How he reacted to these thoughts will really inspire you!
15. Never Gave Up
Benny never gave up his energy, his hopes and his cheerfulness. He was sure that one day someone would come for him and that he only had to wait for a little bit more. Things were starting to seem dreadful for him… until this happened!
14. Someone Came For Him
A young woman that was there to choose and animal for adoption noticed Benny and she was moved by his energy and cheerfulness. It was a love at first sight as she reported later! When she asked the staff member for how long Benny was there she was shocked! She knew that she couldn’t do anything else than adopt him… as soon as possible!
13. The Final Day
Finally one day, the door of Benny’s cage was opened! This time was different and Benny seemed to realize it. A staff member was approaching him with a small, cute, red leash and Benny was starting to get really, really excite d!
12. Went Viral
A member of his soon-to-be family was holding a video-camera and managed to capture those invaluable moments that marked Benny for life! Of course he uploaded the video on the internet and it soon became viral! How couldn’t it? !
11. Totally Lost It
The moment that this small red leash was put on Benny it was the moment that he completely gone crazy! He was sure by this moment that what he waited for months was finally happening! He couldn’t stay still and he was barking full of joy and excitement!
10. No Time For Hesitations
He immediately jumped out of his cage and started running around and jumping on the staff members and his new family! He was showing how thankful and happy he was for their kind act and he couldn’t suppress his feeling for any longer!
9. Let’s Get Out!
Benny was jumping and running full of excitement and joy and he didn’t want to stay in the shelter even for a second! He couldn’t resist his enthusiasm and he started running for the door! He didn’t stay still for a second and he didn’t sniff anything in the way out!
8. Out To The World
Benny was approaching the door and he wasn’t looking behind… All these days of being held there in addition to all the dreadful moments he dealt with as a stray was about to end. It was over and he was finally about to be introduced to the outside world for once more!
7. Fresh Air
Benny was out! His enthusiasm had no limits and he showed with any way possible! He finally started sniffing to everything he would find and the staff member that was holding him could barely hold him in his hands.
6. Licking Everyone
Of course Benny knew that he was being saved and he started licking everyone as his means to say a big thank you to both his new family for adopting him as well as the member of the shelter that were taking care of him for months! It was the best day of his life!
5. To The Car
Finally, after some really brave attempts as Benny couldn’t follow because of his excitement his knew family managed to bring him to the car. It was time for goodbyes!
Benny knew that without the love and care of the shelter things could be really scary for him! The little pup licked and gave his toes to the two staff member that were escorting him and said his goodbye… it was the least he could do!
3. A New Hope
And here is Benny… in the car moving to his forever home after some really bad time. But it was all in the past and he knew that his new family will love him as much as he did!
“Benny was lucky but what happens to the other animals?” said his new mom after a while. His knew family thanked the staff members for everything that they did and promised to return some day to adopt another puppy. It was their obligation, they said!
1. Finally Free
Things turned perfect for Benny after all! We are completely sure that his new family gave him love and care and that he would never need to stay at a shelter again. Benny was the happiest dog in the globe this day and we’re sure that he is still to this day!