Mixed breed shelter dog

Dog finally finds forever home after 420 days at shelter; everyone is thrilled

By Zoë Monk Content Writer

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Faya, an adorable 4-year-old mixed breed dog, has found her forever home after spending 420 days at the Humane Society of Scott County in Iowa.

The shelter joyfully made the announcement on Facebook that Faya, a mixed breed dog had finally found her forever home.

Longest shelter resident

“Faya, our longest resident, has been adopted after 420 days of living in the shelter! To say our staff and volunteers were overjoyed is an understatement,” the post read.

Described as a "gorgeous and ever so lovely" dog with "the most beautiful soft brown eyes, a striking colorful coat, and the cutest flop-over ears," Faya had been waiting for over a year to find a loving owner.

Her story captured many hearts when the shelter shared a reel about her journey, attracting over 14,000 views.

Happy ending for Faya

The announcement was accompanied by a heartwarming photo of Faya and her new owner, both beaming with joy. The shelter expressed their delight, saying, "We’ve given her so much love and care over the many months she was here, and this is the moment we were all waiting for. She finally gets to sleep in a home of her own."

The news of Faya's adoption resonated with many followers. "This is absolutely the cutest thing. They have the same smile!! These two were meant for each other. I hope they have the best life," one person commented. Another added, "This is wonderful! They both look so happy!"

Congratulations Faya!

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