When a one-year-old dog showed up in a Houston, Texas, shelter, it seemed like things would go as they normally did. The dog would come in, potential adopters would visit with her, and eventually she’d find a forever home. Staffers named her Zooey, and they were excited to get her in front of people who could give her the life she deserved.
It took half a second for Penelope to realize where she was, and who she was looking at but eventually she figured it out. According to Lexi, “[Penelope] looked at her, and she looked at her again and was like, ‘Is this real?’And then she went over there, she was like, ‘Oh yeah, this is it.’ I don’t think there was a dry eye in the house.”