Most people who get braces do so because they seek the confidence a straight smile can bring, but a Michigan golden retriever that’s making headlines needed the orthodontic work to stay healthy. The pup, named Wesley, had misaligned teeth that wouldn’t let him close his mouth, Fox 9 reported.

Now, photos of Wesley have begun heading viral- prompting a lot more than 280,000 shares in under one week.

Harborfront Hospital for Pets in Planting season Lake, Michigan, shared photographs of Wesley on their Facebook page on Friday. Dr. James Moore, a co-employee professor of oral surgery treatment at Michigan Express University, who works advanced veterinary methods at the pet hospital, placed on Wesley’s braces.

Viral images present Michigan golden retriever that received braces is all smilesBased on the Facebook post, Moore believes Wesley’s braces shall fix his orthodontic issue in just a few weeks. The post described the braces also haven’t bothered Wesley one bit.

“He’s a happy little guy,” the initial post reads.