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47 Shelter Dogs That Need Forever Homes in 2020

Reader's Digest Logo By Lisa Marie Conklin of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 45: Some of these sweet dogs ended up in a shelter after tragically suffering abuse at the hands of the humans who were supposed to protect them. Some were abandoned by their families when they moved to another home. And others have no history that we know of because they were strays. But what they all have in common is a desire for a fresh start in a loving and nurturing forever home…with you. Check out these adorable dogs who are all available to adopt right now—and welcome one into your family to reap these 15 surprising benefits of adopting a shelter dog.

The heartbreaking reasons these pups don't have forever homes

Some of these sweet dogs ended up in a shelter after tragically suffering abuse at the hands of the humans who were supposed to protect them. Some were abandoned by their families when they moved to another home. And others have no history that we know of because they were strays. But what they all have in common is a desire for a fresh start in a loving and nurturing forever home…with you. Check out these adorable dogs who are all available to adopt right now—and welcome one into your family to reap these 15 surprising benefits of adopting a shelter dog.

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