Pit Bull Teton’s Adorable Photobooth Shots Find Him A Forever Home

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No matter how many times we are assured of their safety as a breed, we’re afraid that Pit Bulls are always going to get a bad rap.  They are unfortunately considered a violent breed as a whole when in reality it’s the cruelty of many owners and horrible dog fighting promoters that contribute to the Pit Bull’s wrongful perception.  However, in a recent campaign, the Humane Society of Utah has been fighting this view.  Recently they’ve had a very successful adoption success story that we’d like to share.

Teton, an adorable one-year-old pit bull, was adopted only one day after the humane society uploaded some cute photo booth photos of his to their Facebookpage. The program, which has them posting beautiful and fun photobooth photos of the dogs in their shelter proves just how meaningful a good photo can be for a dog looking for a forever home.  While we’re saddened that it’s come to this to get a Pit Bull adopted, that doesn’t mean we’re not incredibly happy for Teton.  We’re just saddened that it took this much work.

Teton, however, isn’t the only dog who has benefited from their program – plenty of other dogs of all breeds have been adopted after getting a professional photobooth treatment.  We’ve decided to share their pictures as well as some great captions that the Humane Society provided on their Facebook Page.

More info: utahhumane.org | Facebook | Twitter (Story found at: huffpost)

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This 1 year old free spirited Border Collie blend would love a life long partner who’d take him adventures and to create heartfelt memories with. Quiet and reserved most people would look over FRANCO in his kennel but spend a little time petting him and he’ll ask you not to stop

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ADOPTED: “Looking for a friend who will listen to everything you have to say, comfort you when you sad and provide unconditional love and support? CAROLINE is your girl! This kind and gentle 2 year old German Shepherd is one sweet lady

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ADOPTED: “Do you like to tell funny jokes that no one laughs at? Come tell them to MAY she’ll laugh at each and everyone! Not only will she laugh along with you, she won’t judge when you break out and dance to your favorite tunes or sing off key!

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ADOPTED: “Did HARRY stop you in your tracks? It’s no wonder because this 2 year old German Shepherd mix is one good looking dog! But handsome HARRY is more than just good looks, he’s smart, loving and social!

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Ready set…. GO! BRAM wants to race, chase, fetch and PLAY! He’s a 1 year old Border Collie who’s full of spunk and exuberant playfulness. He’d love to learn how to be a great pup and no doubt he’d excel at obedience, agility or even flyball!

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If you took one look at MONROE and fell in love don’t feel bad…We’re pretty sure MONROE has her own person Cupid flying over head, shooting arrows at will! This precious Pittie mix is only 2 years old and is a real people pleaser

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ADOPTED: “We’re pretty certain a life in show biz or the circus was involved in RAVEN’S past because she knows all sorts of tricks and loves to entertain! RAVEN is a transfer from another shelter so her history is a mystery

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ADOPTED: “Goofy, lovable and cheeky are just a few words used to describe ENZO the happy hound dog mix! At just 11 months old he’s a big puppy that’s ready to soak up everything you’re ready to teach him!

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ADOPTED: “Do you live for adventure, get thrills from climbing the highest mountain or flying off the dock into in the lake? Well we have the dog for you…Meet PETER the 3 year old Australian Shepherd mix

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ADOPTED: “Do you dream of driving up the canyon in your Grand Wagoneer…Windows down, breathing in the crisp autumn air? Wearing a red and black gingham flannel shirt prepared for the chilly night around a camp fire, enjoying hot chocolate and s’mores? TRIGGER shares the same dreams and aspirations too!

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Do you sing in your car, loudly and off key? That’s okay TOBY won’t judge, just as long as you take him with you! In fact take a #selfie with him while you’re at it!

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Do you sing in your car, loudly and off key? That’s okay TOBY won’t judge, just as long as you take him with you! In fact take a #selfie with him while you’re at it!

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Shy and reserved at first but once she feels safe Vivian thinks she’s a lap dog, she’ll shower you with delicate kisses on the cheek. She even gives dog hugs pressing her chest against yours and resting her head on your shoulder!

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ADOPTED: “Is sitting at home boring? PRINCESS the pint sized Pibble would have to agree! This one year old ball of energy would love an active family to take her on daily adventures, hiking in the mountains or running in the park

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ADOPTED: “Bay is a strong and curious boy who loves his treats and squeaky toys. He has done well with other dogs here at the HSU


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