Dogs have always been man’s closest companion. They are loving, loyal, and they never leave their owner’s side — no matter what. Most of us can literally take our dogs anywhere, on any adventure. Who wouldn’t want their best friend along for the ride? This dog got a new lease on life, which included riding the waves of the Caribbean and taking in the mesmerizing views. What makes this pup’s life even more awesome is the unlikely ocean friends she made along the way, and this dog isn’t afraid to get up close and personal. Slide #1 is just too breathtaking, your heart will literally melt!
10. Where Would The World Be Without Dogs
Having a dog will change your life. The companionship is unlike anything else, and the unconditional love they have for their owners is inspiring — something we humans can learn a lesson from. There is always a dog waiting to be adopted into a loving home, and many times that new family can change a pup’s entire world. Not to mention, change the new owner’s entire outlook on life.
9. Dogs Are Always Down For An Adventure
Dogs are known to be curious, and you are always in for a treat when bringing them along for whatever journey lay ahead. Natural daredevils, dogs sometimes stick their nose in some trouble, but sometimes it ends up being seriously sweet. The dog on the next slide got to join on the ride of a lifetime, but she had no idea what was in store.
8. Sandy Was Ready To Set Sail
Sandy was a stray dog, but once she was adopted by the pals of adventurer and “Dolphin Whisperer” Joe Noonan, she was bound to have her day in the sun. Noonan really enjoyed the company of his friends’ dog Sandy, so he decided to bring her along on one of his boat tours of the Caribbean. Noonan had never a dog on one of his tours, and this was sure to be a trip he would never forget.
7. Something Caught This Curious Canine’s Eye
This was Sandy’s first time out on a boat, so she had no idea what to expect. This pup was living the dream. Excited and curious, something caught her eye out in the distance. Sandy was so enthralled she couldn’t contain herself. Slide #3 proves that curiosity got the best of her, and it’s just too cute!
6. This Puppy Of The Caribbean Was Ready To Check It Out
Sandy began to wag her tail in excitement and pace from the front to the back of the boat. She had to figure out what this strange thing was that she had spotted in the water. What better way to find out then to go see for herself? The next slide proves Sandy was ready to dive in headfirst to discover what was waiting for her in the water.
5. Sandy Jumps Straight Into The Water Without Second Thought
Noonan notices Sandy has caught in interest in the creature swimming near the boat, so he gets in the water to brilliantly capture an action shot of the dog diving right in to see what all the commotion is about. Noonan follows Sandy’s next move as she decides to investigate what inhabits the Caribbean waters. The next slide shows Sandy has no fear whatsoever!
4. Sandy Is On A Mission To Make Friends With Some Dolphins
As if dogs could get any sweeter, Sandy would stop at nothing to go check out a group of dolphins she spotted from the boat. Can you blame her? Noonan has been swimming with dolphins for years, so he was more than happy to swim alongside Sandy as she crept closer towards them. Slide #1 shows that nothing will stand in Sandy’s way.
3. The Shots Captured Of Sandy’s Journey Are Inspiring
Noonan claims Sandy is a strong swimmer, and she swam a great distance to see the dolphins without any assistance. This is a childlike curiosity we can all take a lesson from. She didn’t let anything hold her back, especially the fear of the unknown. A true testament to the plight of adventure and discovery, this dog had no thoughts of turning back.
2. The Ocean Can Be A Dangerous Place To Roam
Most of us are quick to admit to a fear of sharks and other unknown predators when we visit the beach. You can never quite predict what may be lurking in deep water, making Sandy’s swim towards the dolphins a risky one. Being a rescue dog, Sandy has seen it all, and she wasn’t the least bit worried about anything other than reaching her newfound friends. The next slide shows her getting up close and adorably personal.
1. Sandy Was Ready To Be The Center Of Attention
Once this dog got close enough, she wasn’t afraid to become one with the pod of dolphins. Sandy swam directly to the center of the pod and made her presence known. The key to making friends is to not be afraid to approach people and this pup is definitely on the right track. With that sense of adventure, who wouldn’t want to be her friend? Sandy sure knows how to make the best first impression ever.
Taking any risk — no matter how small — can be scary, much like the unknown waters of the Carribean. Sandy the adventurous pup proves to us that taking a chance means going all in, whether it be swimming with a pod of dolphins or simply living life to the fullest. You only have one life to live, so you might as well have fun, share some laughs, and spend time with a furry friend. If your dog is anything like Sandy, you won’t have to worry about experiencing any dull moments. It’s never too late to dive right in and experience all that the world has to offer!