Raising a pet will always have its challenges, but ultimately it’s a rewarding endeavor. To watch a puppy or kitten grow up into a well-trained, loving adult pet not only gives you a feeling of pride, but knowing that they’re happy is gratifying in itself.
The 26 before and after pictures below are a true testament to the effects a loving home has on a cat. Whether they were adopted as kittens or rescued from horrible situations, these kitties grew into happy, healthy adults!
#1 There’s absolutely nothing better than growing up together!
#2 They may be older, but they still do love being tucked in just as much as ever!
#3 Once you’ve found the very best spot, it’s hard to give it up!
#4 They might not look much alike, but these sisters stick together!
#5 There’s nothing better than your own bed… apparently even after you’ve outgrown it.
#6 This cool cat has always loved just hanging out!
#7 Her lifelong dream of becoming a famous photographer never went away!
#8 He certainly grew into that sofa quite nicely!
#10 Sometimes they never stop giving you sass, no matter how much love you lavish on them.