Shelter dog who loves his food bowl gets adopted after story goes viral

(Memphis Animal Services)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The story of a dog with Memphis Animal Services that became viral sensation now has a happy ending.

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Oliver is a stray who loves food and treats. In fact, he loves food so much that he became attached to his bowl at MAS.

“Please sir, I want some more.” You got it, Oliver. Bowl #2 comin’ atcha! Oliver #A312281 came in yesterday as a stray....

Posted by Memphis Animal Services on Thursday, March 28, 2019

Oliver's story went viral when it was posted on Facebook by a group named Wilson, Rosie, and Pickle Pete.

The post was shared more than 9,000 times and got international attention.

Y’all did it!!!! 🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗. Someone got him at the literal last second!!! Shelter confirmed this post could be...

Posted by Wilson, Rosie, and Pickle Pete on Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Oliver was at risk of being euthanized, but his story led to an outpouring of support.

It was even picked up by The outlet detailed his journey and his eventual adoption on April 16.

Oliver’s cute trick made it all the way around the world thanks to an adorable photo posted by Wilson, Rosie, and Pickle...

Posted by Memphis Animal Services on Saturday, April 20, 2019

In case you're wondering, Oliver got to his new bowl with him.

Thanks to everyone who posted and shared Oliver #A312281. People all over the world fell in love with him and his bowl! Two of those people came for him, and today he’s going home. With his bowl, of course!

Posted by Memphis Animal Services on Wednesday, April 17, 2019