We Love Animals
Animals

15 People Who Fall In Love With The Pet They Didn’t Mean To Adopt

“We don’t meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our paths for a reason.”

Life is full of unintended meetings of people unfamiliar to each other. Your life is also full of chance encounters, and you never know when, what, or who will change your life until it happens. In fact, some fortuitous encounters profoundly altered a person’s life. Therefore, some experts believe that great happiness and good things will happen to you if you prepare yourself to make the most of chance encounters.

Here are 15 stories from pet owners who found their pets by accident, and now they can’t live without them. We believe that these animals were destined to be adopted by their owners. These owners also realize that their lives are enriched in many ways by their beloved pets. After all, pets are part of their everyday lives and part of their families. If you don’t believe it, scroll down to check for yourself!

1. “A few weeks ago, I went to the animal shelter and rescued this beautiful boy instead of getting a Corgi from a breeder. I couldn’t be happier with my decision.”

2. “I went to the animal shelter. They got in the car. Now we live together.”

3. “My boyfriend and I went to Florida for a family funeral. We found this guy at his Grandma’s house. Guess who got themselves a new dog…”

4. “I went to volunteer at the animal shelter and this little guy wouldn’t leave me alone, so I brought him home.”

5. “I started volunteering at the animal shelter and went from one dog to 3. Now I guess I need a new bed for myself.”

6. “I went to buy new shoes. Got him, as well.”

7. “We accidentally adopted another one.”

8. “We went to get some food for our dog. This little girl met us outside and it was love at first sight. So now we have one more pet.”

9. “I heard this baby crying outside. She was wearing a collar but I couldn’t find her owners anywhere. Now she lives with me and wears a bell so she won’t get lost again.”

10. “I went to an animal shelter to look at dogs and saw these sad eyes looking at me. I came home with an unexpected friend.”

11. “My girlfriend and I have a black kitten with one eye. Last weekend we saw another black kitten at the animal shelter who looked exactly like him, only he was missing the other eye. We adopted him right away.”

12. “Look what accidentally followed me home from the animal shelter…”

13. “My friend went to the animal shelter to look at cats. She said she was just going to look…”

14. “When my dog passed away, the whole family was sure we would only get a black and curly dog. 4 years later, we got him…”

15. “I went to a pet shop to buy a fish. This is Fish.”

How did you meet your pet? Did you meet it by chance? Or was it a planned event? Please share your story with us in comments below!

Related posts

10+ Animals Who Show Their Outstanding Talents To Get What They Want

Carolyn Mullet

Elephant Herd Get Super Excited To Welcome Rescued Baby Elephant

Margot Nolan

Discover A Family Of Mice Living In His Garden, Man Decides To Build Tiny Village For Them To Live In

Olivia

101-Year-Old Lady Adopts Oldest Cat In The Shelter: They’ll Match In Heaven

Susanna

15+ Evidence Showing That Cats Deserve A Better World For Their Purity

Susanna

Netizens Line Up With Lady Hated For Reporting Animal Control And Having Her Friend’s Sick Dog Put Down

Carolyn Mullet

10+ Strange And Funny Photos Of Animals That Help You Overcome Boredome In Your Life

Carolyn Mullet

10+ Adorable Cats “Hanging Out” in Pockets Will Instantly Melt Your Heart

Carolyn Mullet

Man Wants To Move His Allergic Pregnant Wife To Her Parents Instead Of Rehoming His Cat, Leading To It Being Sent To Shelter, Getting Attacked, And Losing Its Life

Susanna

5 Dangerous Animals Under The Sea You Should Know

Sunny

Wildlife Officials Find Hundreds Of Live Birds Stuffed In Tiny Metal Cages At Illegal Pet Market

Carolyn Mullet

Woman Offended Her Date Due To Cat Allergy Issues, Her Friends Called Her A Jerk But Reddit Defended Her

Carolyn Mullet

This Photographer Does Post-Wedding Private Shooting With Cats, And Here’s The Result

Carolyn Mullet

Dog overwhelmed with joy when it sees her favourite chew toy in a life-sized version

Carolyn Mullet

Poor Puppy Was Tied To A Dumpster And Left With A Heartbreaking Note

Carolyn Mullet

Family Surprises Boy At School By Reuniting Him With His Lost Dog

Carolyn Mullet

What Happens When Corgi Falls In Love With Other Breeds, Showing in 23 Photos

Carolyn Mullet

Puppy Using Shoe As Shelter Desires Nothing But A Forever Home

Carolyn Mullet

Lab Dog Struggling In The Middle Of The Sea Gets Rescued And Reunited With His Owners After Two Weeks Of Missing

Carolyn Mullet

Every Day This Dog Rides The Bus All By Herself To Go To The Park

Carolyn Mullet

10+ Cats That Do Everything In Their Own Way

Carolyn Mullet

Doberman Dog Adopts Tiny Abandoned Kitten And Nurses Her Alongside Her Puppies

Carolyn Mullet

Little Boy Is Caught On Camera Sneaking Out Of Bed To Sleep With His Dog

Carolyn Mullet

22 Dogs Who Think They Will Never Get Along Well With Their Little Siblings

Susanna

Kittens Rescued From Bird’s Nest Eventually Find True Happiness In New Loving Home!

Susanna

Woman Saves Stray Cat Who Is At Risk Of Being Put Down For Being ‘Ugly’

Carolyn Mullet

35 Funny Animal Memes That Are Totally Worth Looking At

Carolyn Mullet

20 Times Our Pets Were Total Jerks But Made Us Smile Anyway

Carolyn Mullet

Mother Cheetah Chases Away Male Lion Who Is 3 Times Her Weight And Trying To Eat Her Cubs

Susanna

Blind Abandoned Kitten Can’t Stop Hugging Her New Dad After Being Adopted

Carolyn Mullet

Woman Refused To Get Rid Of Her Cat Despite Her Boyfriend With Cat Allergy, Reddit Said “Dump Him”

Carolyn Mullet

15+ Photogenic Pets Who Could Easily Outshine Any Professional Model

Carolyn Mullet

Dad Said He Didn’t Like Cats Until He Took Care Of This Kitten

Carolyn Mullet

15+ Pets Who Found Their Own Ways To Show Their Love To Us

Carolyn Mullet

Redditor Asks People To Share Most Intelligent Things Pets Have Surprised Them, And The Replies Are Awesome

Susanna

10 Web-comic Illustrations That Show Life Of A Dog Mom

Carolyn Mullet

25 Pets With The Soundest Sleep Who Would Help Calm Your Mind

Olivia

Agile Elephant Shows Impressive Strength And Balance While Reaching Out For The Juiciest Fruits

Olivia

Cat Saves Whole Family From Fire By Waking Them Up In The Middle Of Night

Carolyn Mullet

Childfree Woman Gets Teased For Taking Professional Photos With Her Dog, Reddit’s Responses Might Just Shock You

Carolyn Mullet

Reddit Protects Girl Who Unintentionally Offends Elderly Man While Telling Overweight Chihuahua To Walk Faster

Susanna

Reddit User Cries Out To Know Her Street Dog’s History, And Other’s Pet Adoption Stories Start To Roll In

Susanna