About twice a week, a visitor to the lush Hawaiian paradise of Kauai island will fall in love — with a shelter dog, who’s been borrowed from the local rescue group for a tropical outing. And if things go especially well, it might end with a plane ride to the mainland.

“Currently, we have Kauai Humane Society alumni residing in more than 25 states and four Canadian provinces,” says Penny Cistaro, spokesperson for the group. “We estimate that more than 100 dogs have found their new loving home as a result of a field trip.”

Read the full article by Arin Greenwood from the Huffington Post.