Posted 2 months ago ago
By Nia Dalton and Simon Green
This is the adorable moment a dog who missed his owner is caught on camera trying to comfort himself while home alone.
The viral video has been viewed by thousands on Reddit, and has been described as “both uplifting and heartbreaking at the same time”.
After watching the clip, many viewers vowed to never leave their pets again.
The footage shows the dog slowly strolling into the living room, carrying his owner’s trainer in his mouth.
He climbs onto the sofa and curls up in the corner, before snuggling his head against the trainer.
The touching clip was uploaded to Reddit and captioned: “This surveillance camera catches the moment a dog took his owner’s shoe and sleeps beside it showing how much he misses his owner while he was at work.”
It was then shared on the Daily Star, and has since garnered more than 113,000 views and 1,000 comments.
(Image: Reddit/ Salty_Distribution84)
Viewers in the comments section were so touched, they vowed to never leave their pets home alone again.
One commented: “I don’t think I could go to work after seeing that.”
Another said: “That’s it. I’m never leaving my dog alone again.”
After watching the video, someone said: “This is both uplifting and heartbreaking at the same time. What a good boy.”
Some viewers shared their own experiences, with one saying: “My dog does it all the time with my slippers when I go out.
“If I’m out for too long he might go and get the other slipper too. When I come home I find her sleeping with one or two slippers.”
Look at this other cute video of a dog caught on camera.