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Olympic Skier Finally Reunited With Rescued Sochi Puppies

After a month of legal issues, Olympic silver medalist Gus Kenworthy was reunited with the dogs he worked so hard to save from Sochi.

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Gus Kenworthy won something more than a silver medal during the Sochi Olympics: puppy love.

He discovered some irresistibly cute stray puppies in Sochi.

Oh my glob, look who I just found! :) #sochistrays

Gus Kenworthy@guskenworthy

Oh my glob, look who I just found! :) #sochistrays

10:12 AM - 11 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

It was love at first sight, like for real. LOOK AT THEM.

Fell asleep last night with Rosa :) Thanks for the pic @robindmacdonald!

Gus Kenworthy@guskenworthy

Fell asleep last night with Rosa :) Thanks for the pic @robindmacdonald!

10:19 AM - 19 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The treatment of stray dogs in Sochi was pretty terrible, which is why Gus and his friend, Robin Macdonald, tried to rescue as many as they could.

They thought it would take Robin only a few days in Sochi to finish the adoption process, but he was there for almost a month working with Humane Society International to get around government roadblocks.

One last family nap before the big move to a new life. Bye @Sochi2014 @HumaneSociety @aeroflot @guskenworthy

Robin Macdonald@robindmacdonald

One last family nap before the big move to a new life. Bye @Sochi2014 @HumaneSociety @aeroflot @guskenworthy

06:10 PM - 11 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Robin made it back to America this week with three puppies and their mom!

We are all ok, and made it to America! A big thanks to the best 5 travel companions one could ask for.

Robin Macdonald@robindmacdonald

We are all ok, and made it to America! A big thanks to the best 5 travel companions one could ask for.

08:41 PM - 12 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Here you can watch them explain the emotional story behind this international rescue:

TODAY / nbcnews.com

Plus, the adorable pups are a little jet-lagged from all this exciting travel, so they're super cute.

Good work, guys!

.@robindmacdonald and I are going live on the @TODAYshow with the Sochi pups - Tune in now! @HSIGlobal :)

Gus Kenworthy@guskenworthy

.@robindmacdonald and I are going live on the @TODAYshow with the Sochi pups - Tune in now! @HSIGlobal :)

07:16 AM - 14 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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