A woman was reunited with her dog after nine years apart, thanks to the efforts of the Lubbock Animal Shelter and a perceptive friend.

Oliver has since gotten a haircut and looks very happy to be back with his original owner.

The Lubbock Animal Shelter has made enormous strides reuniting animals with their owners and finding stray and surrendered animals new homes, placements in rescues and fosters. Be sure to follow them on Facebook!