“I was very nervous that she’d run away when she saw me, but I just approached her gently and cautiously, and called her name,” Park said. “At first she was suspicious, like ‘Who are you?’ And then she remembered me and came directly to me and started licking my face. You could tell that she was so, so happy to see me.”
After the first home didn’t work out, Park put a lot of energy into finding just the right family for Danpoong. As luck would have it, she found the perfect man to adopt her — Vincent Choi, who’d been looking to adopt a Jindo for quite some time.