We asked people to submit their best first dog meeting pics, and we have now compiled an adorable list of times when it was puppy-love at first sight (or first sniff) for doggies and their brand new humans. You can just tell that through the good times and the ruff, they are destined to become best of buddies fur-ever.
#1 Bringing My New Girl Home. I Think We Will Be Alright
#2 My Mom Had Always Said No When My Dad Asked For A Puppy. For Years She Said No And My Dad Never Expected To Get Another Puppy Ever Again
#3 This Excited Family Just Moments After Adoption
#4 When I Met My Goldendoodle Pup, Boo
#5 Love At First Sight… I Think She Has My Genes! Same Head!
#6 My Friend’s Daughter And Her Valentine’s Present
#7 Marley Meeting Her Dada
#8 Husband Surprises His Wife With A Little Pup She Thought Had Already Been Adopted. She Was… By Husband
#9 My Shelter Holds An Annual Dog Adoption Day In A Public Park. Seeing This Lady With Her New Best Friend Made My Day
#10 Meet Luna, Our Shelter Rescue
#11 Officer Montgomery Giving His New Potential Family Member Some Love
#12 I Adopted An Old Girl. Meet Bellini
#13 My So Was So Excited When He Found Out What His Early Christmas Present Was
#14 Biggest Dream Come True
#15 Who Knew A Little Rescue Mutt Become My Best Buddy?
#16 Love At First Sight!
#17 Doc The Aussie Shepherd
#18 I Rescued This Little Girl, Here She Is Today Going To Her Forever Home. Happy Pup
#19 Day 1
#20 Max And Me. Got Him 2 Weeks Ago, Love My Pupper!
#21 Went To The Shelter With The Intention Of Petting The Dogs… Left With A Dog
#22 Went To Rescue A Dog… Got A Bear Instead
#23 After 6 Months Of Being Depression Free, I Adopted My New Best Friend! Everyone, Meet Gilly
#24 This Is Hope Meeting Her New Dad For The First Time. This Is Probably The Best Day Of Her Life So Far
#25 My Son And Our Dog 20 Minutes After We Adopted Her
#26 The Day I Met My Sweet Tata For The First Time
#27 I Met My Best Friend Today
#29 We Adopted This Pup! Think He’s Happy
#30 Surprised My Dad With A New Puppy
#31 A Few Weeks Ago My Uncle’s Dog Died After 14 Years With Him And He’s Been So Depressed About It. My Aunt Surprised Him By Taking Him To Pick Up Their New Puppy When He Thought They Were Just Going Shopping. This Is The First Picture Taken Of Them Together When They Got Back In The Car
#32 Meeting My Girl Rosie From Paws Chicago For The First Time. I Don’t Know Who Was Happier, Her Or Me
#33 Adopted This Girl From The Pound. She Rode Like This The Whole Way Home
#34 The Face Of A Newly Adopted Pupper
#35 I Can’t Tell If My Daughter Likes Her Early Christmas Present. Can You?
#36 Straight From The SF SPCA To The Headlands To Capture The Beginning Of This Great Story
#37 Got This Pup From A Rescue 2 Years Ago, I Blurred Myself So All The Attention Is On Him. Everyone Welcome Sir Benedict Blanco!
#38 Vet Friend Brought Her By To Visit At Work. Then Said She’s Looking For A Home
#39 Grumpy Meets Happy For The First Time
#40 Adopted Toffee Today! She Seemed Extra Happy