Category: adoption

While competing in a marathon in Thailand, runner Khemjira Klongsanun found an abandoned puppy on the side of the road and rather than leaving it behind, she carried it for the next 19-miles, crossing the finish line with the pup in her arms. She adopted it afterwards.

A man from Mexico has been travelling all around Mexico on a tricycle, looking for abandoned and injured dogs to rescue and put up for adoption. He has rescued over 400 dogs in the last 5 years.

Black cats have suffered from an image problem since the Middle Ages, when they were first associated with witchcraft. Now they are being adopted less because they don’t photograph well in selfies and on social media.

Meet Gavel, the German shepherd who was fired from a job as a police dog for… being too friendly. Later receives an even better job offer, gavel became the official dog of Queensland governor who decided to adopt the dog.

When Jono Lancaster was just 36 hours old, he was given up for adoption because of his birth defect and now he’s a professional model, a teacher and an inspiration to millions.

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Photo : Jono Lancaster | Facebook / Darren Irwin