Buzz·Posted on Apr 28, 2015Did Your Rescue Animal Actually Rescue You?Because adopting an animal changed your life for the better.by Elaina WahlJunior Animals WriterFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink As many of you know, adopting an animal is one of the most gratifying experiences in life. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com It's a wonderful thing knowing you saved an animal in need, and welcomed them to a loving home and life of possibility! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com But after a time, you may have found that you weren't the only one being the rescuer. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF BarkPost / Via giphy.com In fact, you realized that in many ways, your rescue animal rescued you! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Maybe your pup saved you from being irresponsible, and taught you how to truly care for another living being. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com / giphy.com Or you adopted a kitty that rescued you from loneliness. reddit.com Perhaps your brave cat saved a child in danger. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtu.be / giphy.com Or maybe you just met a best friend that saved you from ever having any more boring moments in life. Creative Commons/Flickr: bjkelly If you've rescued an animal that subsequently rescued you, we want to hear your story! Leave a comment and tell us about the ways your furry friend changed your life.