ANAHEIM — What happens when a service dog meets Pluto at Disneyland?
Hearts around the world collectively melt, that’s what.
Canine Companions for Independence, a non-profit organization that trains and provides assistance dogs free of charge to adults, children and veterans with disabilities, recently took a few of its puppies-in-training to Disneyland, the ‘happiest place on earth’. Volunteers brought the pups (who all donned mouse ears for their big outing) to expose them to new sights and smells as part of their training.
But as most people are prone to do at Disney, the pups lost their minds and had a great ol’ time going on rides and meeting beloved characters.
Just check out how excited this one dog got when coming face to face with Pluto!
I mean, just look at that toothy grin!
Donald also got in a few cuddles:
As did Chip and Dale:
Then there was the dog who took his best girl out on a date in front of the ferris wheel:
Can we all agree that this is #SquadGoals?
The pups partied ‘til nightfall:
But eventually, all that Disney fun caught up to them in the end: