Success Stories

These are the images and stories of former pets of the DFW Humane Society. Each found a comforting home and loving owners to care for them. If you adopted your pet from DFW Humane Society, we’d love for you to share your story. Share your adoption story here.

Mia

Mia

Mia Esmeralda adopted by Veronica on 03/07/2017 After our 12 year old dog passed away, we felt the need of another pet. I wanted another dog but my daughter decided a cat would be a better choice for us since we now live in an apartment. We…

At home Kramer

Kramer adopted by Melinda on 02/07/2017 Just before we adopted Kramer we had lost our previous fur baby. When we started looking at other dogs a week after our loss we came across this handsome fella named Kramer. On our first meeting with Kramer…

Just Like Dad

Hiccup (formerly known as Sir Limps a-lot adopted by David Braun-Harrison on 12/15/2014 As a disabled veteran who has to walk with a limp and cane, my wife and I had been looking at helping with fostering for the shelter over the Christmas…

Greyson

Greyson adopted by James on 01/23/2016 My wife and I have wanted a dog for a few years, but didn't want to get one until we had a yard for them to play in. Once we got the house we kept meaning to go to the DFW Human society to look for a dog…

Guinea Love

Popcorn and Ginger adopted by Kylie on 08/06/2016 Hi there! My daughter and I come love on the animals as often as we can. I have two mixed pit babies from there. We had just left PetSmart looking at rats- which my daughter Kylie was set on-…

Another happy adopted baby!

Scooter (formerly known as Luke) adopted by Laurie on 07/30/2016 For the past 30 years, my husband and I have adopted cats, kittens, and even a couple of dogs from various shelters and foster care. We've cared for and eventually adopted feral…

My Gracie Macie

Grace (formerly known as Hope) adopted by Michelle on 04/16/2016 I just love her. I'm so blessed that I got to take her home!

Sonny

Sonny adopted by Houston on 03/22/2014 After a very long wait, Sonny has found his true forever home. We had been searching for the right addition to our family for a while and when we met Sonny, we knew he was the perfect dog for us! Since…

Sheldon

Sheldon adopted by Jill on 08/02/2014 When the DFW Humane Society volunteer walked out of the new trailer at an Irving Parks and Rec event last Saturday with Ramsey, I was hooked. This small little guy (12 pounds) walked out of the trailer like…

Otis

Otis adopted by Maryann on 12/04/2010 Otis has pretty much become the light of my life. He has the personality of an old wise soul mixed with the hysterics of a giant puppy. He loves his dog siblings and pretty much any other dog that he meets…