32 Adopted Pets Who Are Thankful For Their Forever Homes

Rescues are the best breed.

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1. "I found a forever home and my best friend in the whole world came with it!"

@buzzfeedanimals #adoptedpetpic that's Mia...adopted at 10 months..still going strong at 10 years

Matthew Herek@mherekFollow

@buzzfeedanimals #adoptedpetpic that's Mia...adopted at 10 months..still going strong at 10 years

3:01 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. "I get to sleep in this cozy bed every night and it's the BEST THING ever."

@BuzzFeedAnimals so thankful for this curious, brilliant baby! #adoptedpetpic #clover

Samantha@_SamanthaMartinFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals so thankful for this curious, brilliant baby! #adoptedpetpic #clover

1:44 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

3. "I'm gonna give as many fluffy kisses as I can to my human this Thanksgiving."

@BuzzFeedAnimals This little guy just found his forever home at our #HomefortheHolidays2014 event! #adoptedpetpic

R-H SPCA@rocktown_SPCAFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals This little guy just found his forever home at our #HomefortheHolidays2014 event! #adoptedpetpic

1:44 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

4. "I'm thankful that my humans let me share this SUPER comfy bed with them."

Always thankful for my little snuggle buddy #marlowvibes #adoptedpetpic

Abby Morse@_abbymorse8Follow

Always thankful for my little snuggle buddy #marlowvibes #adoptedpetpic

1:45 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

5. "I don't really know what a 'Santa Claus' is yet, but my humans are teaching me!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals so thankful for this little guy this holiday season! - #adoptedpetpic

Otter the Pit Bull@otterthepitbullFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals so thankful for this little guy this holiday season! - #adoptedpetpic

1:46 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. "Snuggle sessions with my forever best friend are the best part of my new home!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals My rescued pups, Amelia and Scout #adoptedpetpic

Ben Murphy@murfychroniclesFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals My rescued pups, Amelia and Scout #adoptedpetpic

1:46 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. "I'm most thankful that my human lets me adventure around her backyard, it's THE MOST fun."

Stella - a crazy female New Zealand. #adoptedpetpic @BuzzFeedAnimals

Kirsten@babygunz47Follow

Stella - a crazy female New Zealand. #adoptedpetpic @BuzzFeedAnimals

1:49 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

8. "We should all be thankful for yummy snacks this year. If I give my human these puppy dog eyes I get TONS of 'em."

@BuzzFeedAnimals our beautiful Bess #adoptedpetpic

Tuesday Sampson@TuesTinaFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals our beautiful Bess #adoptedpetpic

1:49 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

9. "All I ever want in life is to cuddle with my human on this bed for the rest of eternity."

@BuzzFeedAnimals we adopted this goofy girl nearly 7 years ago! #piper #adoptedpetpic

Yasmin Tadjdeh@YasminTadjdehFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals we adopted this goofy girl nearly 7 years ago! #piper #adoptedpetpic

1:49 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

10. "I'm thankful for cozy nap times...they're easily the best part of the day!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals My little cuddle buddy Yogi. Found his forever home in July 2010. #adoptedpetpic

Amanda Flower@amandaKflowerFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals My little cuddle buddy Yogi. Found his forever home in July 2010. #adoptedpetpic

1:52 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

11. "I clearly have the best human, just look at all the fabulous scratchy toys he got me."

@BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic This is Comrade Jackson. He runs the house now.

Lil A@Adrianne_AnneFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic This is Comrade Jackson. He runs the house now.

1:53 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

12. "LOTS of kitty kisses are in store for my human this Thanksgiving!"

I am so thankful for my rescue kitty Obi-Wan! He's my favorite cuddle buddy! @BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic

Molly Astrid@WeWillBonzaiFollow

I am so thankful for my rescue kitty Obi-Wan! He's my favorite cuddle buddy! @BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic

1:58 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

13. "I'm thankful that my human gave me this fuzzy hat to keep my ears warm this winter, he's THE BEST."

@BuzzFeedAnimals here's Loki as a pup the first day I got him and now! #adoptedpetpic

Catherine F.@cfnchngFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals here's Loki as a pup the first day I got him and now! #adoptedpetpic

2:02 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

14. "I'm so happy in my forever home, I just can't stop blowing puppy kisses at EVERYONE I see."

@BuzzFeedAnimals whoops. Pup pic didn't go through. Here it is. #adoptedpetpic

Catherine F.@cfnchngFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals whoops. Pup pic didn't go through. Here it is. #adoptedpetpic

2:03 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. "I love my human so much, I even let her kiss my lil kitty paws."

@BuzzFeedAnimals these crazy felines are my life!!😻😻 #barley #mia #adoptedpetpic

Jodi Stuckless@jastucklessFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals these crazy felines are my life!! #barley #mia #adoptedpetpic

2:04 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

16. "We should all be thankful for nap times in the sunlight, amiright?"

@BuzzFeedAnimals here's my lurcher Skylar. Rescued after being dumped in a box at 5 weeks old. #adoptedpetpic

Chasing Badger@chasingbadgerFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals here's my lurcher Skylar. Rescued after being dumped in a box at 5 weeks old. #adoptedpetpic

2:06 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

17. "The holiday season is WAY more fun when you're surrounded by all the people you love."

.@BuzzFeedAnimals I am thankful for my rescue chug (chihuahua-pug) Lucy! #adoptedpetpic

Jaclyn Mosher@jackiemobostonFollow

.@BuzzFeedAnimals I am thankful for my rescue chug (chihuahua-pug) Lucy! #adoptedpetpic

2:11 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

18. "I even get to drink out of the human glasses in my new forever home!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals This is Rory, the best cat ever. Drinking water from my glass since March 2005. #adoptedpetpic

Laura Thompson@laurathom2Follow

@BuzzFeedAnimals This is Rory, the best cat ever. Drinking water from my glass since March 2005. #adoptedpetpic

2:17 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

19. "I'm puttin' this ear up so everyone knows my human is NUMBER ONE."

20. "I could lay here forever and be the happiest pup in the whole world."

21. "Can't you SEE how much I love my humans?"

@BuzzFeedAnimals this is Ollie, we adopted him from a shelter in Los Angeles. #bestdecisionever #adoptedpetpic

mrolliepants@mrolliepantsFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals this is Ollie, we adopted him from a shelter in Los Angeles. #bestdecisionever #adoptedpetpic

2:30 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

22. "The fun never stops when you've got two adopted best buds around!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals I'm thankful for my best (adopted!) friends #adoptedpetpic

Brittany Okdewzs@brittyleeFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals I'm thankful for my best (adopted!) friends #adoptedpetpic

2:31 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

23. "Now that I have my forever home I get to show off my ~expert~ fetching skills!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals Snr Nacho trying to make fetch happen #adoptedpetpic #brooklyn

Maevemealone@maevemealoneFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals Snr Nacho trying to make fetch happen #adoptedpetpic #brooklyn

2:35 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

24. "My forever humans taught me some real cool tricks, like how to sit SUPER still to get a treat."

25. "Look at this stylish sweater! Life will NEVER GET BETTER THAN THIS."

all 4 furkid r rescues @BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic

bonnie sue markovitz@badpiratemonkeyFollow

all 4 furkid r rescues @BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic

3:03 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

26. "Holding hands with my favorite human is the best part of having a forever home."

@BuzzFeedAnimals so thankful for my new study buddy! #adoptedpetpic #opttoadopt

Jamie Leistner@JamieLeistnerFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals so thankful for my new study buddy! #adoptedpetpic #opttoadopt

3:22 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

27. "Look at this ginormous couch my humans got for me! It's huge and it's ALL MINE."

@BuzzFeedAnimals Sasha Fierce found her fur-ever home in May, after being rescued by @gatewaypets #adoptedpetpic

Breanna Bequette@BreBequetteFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals Sasha Fierce found her fur-ever home in May, after being rescued by @gatewaypets #adoptedpetpic

3:25 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

28. "It's pretty awesome that my humans taught me how to take selfies, still perfecting my skills though."

@BuzzFeedAnimals Milli <img src="https://abs.twimg.com/emoji/v1/72x72/2764.png"> #adoptedpetpic

29. "I stick my tongue out a lil bit every time I nap, so my humans know how much I'm lovin' it."

@BuzzFeedAnimals Tracy, kelpie mix. #adoptedpetpic

michelle colle@mwcolleFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals Tracy, kelpie mix. #adoptedpetpic

4:01 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

30. "The best part of my forever home is acting silly and putting a smile on my human's face."

@BuzzFeedAnimals little Miss Brandy is the happiest pup ever. Especially during her first MN winter. #adoptedpetpic

Mary Gillen@MaryG0512Follow

@BuzzFeedAnimals little Miss Brandy is the happiest pup ever. Especially during her first MN winter. #adoptedpetpic

10:54 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

31. "Adventures are ENDLESS when there are two rescue pups around!"

@BuzzFeedAnimals Dotty & Mindy, forgot picture.#adoptedpetpic

michelle colle@mwcolleFollow

@BuzzFeedAnimals Dotty & Mindy, forgot picture.#adoptedpetpic

4:04 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

32. "Do you see this smile?! THIS IS THE FACE OF HAPPINESS."

I'm late, but there's nothing I'm more thankful for than my adopted fur baby, Pepper! @BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic

PunkinspiceFallbatch@fedzgurl91Follow

I'm late, but there's nothing I'm more thankful for than my adopted fur baby, Pepper! @BuzzFeedAnimals #adoptedpetpic

8:36 PM - 25 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite