It’s a important decision when deciding to adopt a pet, but you can’t deny that making animals part of your family is the best thing you can do! Adopting animals is such a fantastic thing to do! Sure you’ll have to take on responsibilities like feeding and walking them, but it’s how special they become to you after you bring them into your home!

Today we’ve gathered 25 photos of animals before and after they were adopted. These dogs and cats start off as anxious or maybe even a little depressed, but the end result is true happiness and contentment!

25 Animals Pictures Before & After Adoption

A little miracle
Alanek
Amelia
Ara
Bandit
Bodza
Brillo
Bumble Bee
Cinnamon
Homeless cat who has found a family
Jackson
Lucy Loo
Mooc
Nana
Ned on his way home from the shelter
Peace
Peque
Pillow
Sandy
Small homeless kitten before and after gaining home
Spokey
The whole family of dogs found a loving home
Tyrone
Val
Zoya