Caitlyn, a dog from South Carolina, made headlines when the owner taped her mouth shut but today the dog is making a great recovery and seems happy.

The photo went viral on social media sites and the owner was arrested on animal cruelty charges. The dogs mouth was taped shut for over 24 hours, causing swelling and lack of oxygen to the nose and tongue. She went through oxygen treatments and even surgery to correct permanent damage. Today though she is on the road to recovery and is happy and looking for a forever home.