There is surely nothing purer and more beautiful than the connection between a dog and an elderly human. A dog’s usually child-like behavior and an elderly person’s knowledge and guidance just make for a great combination. They simply are the perfect compliment to each other.
If you enjoy this kind of story, then this one is surely for you.
A video of an elderly neighbor’s affectionate relationship with two canines has won the hearts of tons of Internet users. See, their friendship feels like it was lifted straight right out of a fable about wise old folks and their cherished animal pals.
The heartwarming video, which was uploaded to TikTok by a woman named Amanda Lin, showed a compilation of clips of an elderly man named Joe interacting with dogs. Even if there was a fence between them, Joe would throw food to the dogs, pet them, and allow them to walk beside him as he mowed his grass.
Despite the changes in weather, Joe’s interaction with the dogs made the film much more endearing. This surely showed the strength of his relationship with the dogs.
Amanda stated in the video’s caption that they adored their neighbor Joe. These words were made sweeter by the background music, which was Phil Collins’ You’ve Got A Friend In Me.
The video has, so far, received over two million views, 356.7K likes, 5.8K shares, and 2.9K comments since it was uploaded. The sentiments expressed in the comments were pleasant and inspiring, which just shows just how positive the video was.
One individual stated that this was the most valuable video he or she had ever seen. Someone even said that Joe and the dogs’ owners who were neighbors, had won the jackpot. A third person commented saying that although Joe did not own a dog, he surely had been including treats and kibbles on his shopping list.