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Dog Faints with Excitement at Reunion with Family Member

by Melanie

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Rebecca Ehalt had been gone for two years, “which in fairness is 14 years in dog years,” she explained.  Her mini Schnauzer Casey was so overjoyed to see her that she passed out with excitement at their reunion.

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Ehalt says she was “living and working in Slovenia, and didn’t return home to Murrysville, PA last year, because her whole family (except Casey) came to Bled [her home in Slovenia] for her wedding.”

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The video has quickly gone viral, with many commenters sarcastically shouting abuse, but others were more concerned that Casey has a medical issue that needs to be addressed.

“Casey was taken to the vet, the vet saw the video, and everything is fine,” Ehalt said.  “No worries.”