Shelter dogs across the U.S. come from various backgrounds. Most of them likely come with rough pasts, where they were either abandoned, or abused, or have just lived their entire lives as strays never truly knowing real love.
For these shelter pups, a decent groom is the difference between finding a loving home and life in a shelter.
So, the people over at The Animal Rescue Site
, and One Picture Saves a Life
started the Dirty Dogs Contest
to prove that these tail-waggers don't deserve to be judged by their covers! Take a look at some amazing transformations below... (Fair warning you might want to stock up on kleenex.)
11. Oscar II
Head on over to One Picture Saves
to check out these pups stories! If you'd like to adopt a diamond in the ruff, hop on over to BarkBuddy
, there are tons of nuggets waiting for a forever home!