What's it like being a shelter dog waiting for a forever-home? Shelter volunteers and staff are there to help you but they can only do so much. People come and go. They consider you. Are you the one? They may take you home. They may not. Click here to look at the kennel cam of a shelter dog. What you will see depends on what time it is. He might be wagging his tail, saying hi, trying to be adopted, or he might just be spending a long, long, night sleeping by himself, curled up in a lonely ball. You're trying to be happy but you don't really know what's going on. Imagine what it might be like to still try to be friendly to people when they may have been so bad to you. Could you do it? Do you have what it takes to learn from a shelter dog? Consider the shelter dog.