Kids Will Get Puppy After Facebook Campaign for 1 Million Likes

"GMA" talks to the family whose father said they could get dog if they could get Facebook's support.
2:51 | 01/17/13

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It was a play of a couple of days ago. It's a story we brought you. Five siblings that wanted a puppy so bad. The parents said yes but only if an appeal on facebook got 1 million likes, which took them exactly 13 hours. Take a look. Meet the kordell family from mansfield, massachusetts. This all-american family of seven seems to have it all. Except for one thing. Our dog passed away. And they wanted a new dog. They kept asking for a new dog. We were trying to delay them. Reporter: When the kids begged for a little buddy, mom and dad weren't so quick to give in. I walked up to them and said, flatout, if it gets 1 million likes on facebook on a photo, can we get a dog? I said, sure. If you get 1 million likes, you can get a dog. Reporter: The children posting this photo to facebook and getting more than 1 million likes in just seven hours. They earned it. They proved dad wrong. That's for sure. It's now around 4 million likes. It's great to have the whole family here. Mom and dad, ryan and ebie. Welcome to you all. When you said 1 million, did that sound like a completely unattainable number? It did. I knew that we have, you know, a few hundred friends on facebook. I didn't think it was possible that it would spread so far or at least not so quickly. We'd leaat least have some time. A week or two. Lara spencer likes this story. When did it start to takeoff? Around 11:00 at night, we realized this was bigger than we ever imagined it would be. Well, you have a dog on the way. This is not -- this is a dog up for adoption by the humane society by new york. Your dog might look like this. What dog are you going to get? And when can we expect it? Whoa. What kinds of dogs are we looking for? will get a lab or a golden retriever or some sort of mix. That's terrific. What do you want? A chocolate lab. Oh, yeah. Yeah. We've got to up it from 1 million. Maybe go 10 million next time, or 20 million. Kids, by the way, congratulations. Really, really well done. We're going to check back in with you. We want to meet the dog, okay? The cornell family. Again, adopt these dogs. So many pets at the humane

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