Dog’s Reaction to Woman’s Kindness Will Warm Your Heart

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Sometimes, all it takes is a simple act of kindness that brings about an act of gratitude that will almost restore any lost faith you may have in this world.  In this video, a woman comes across a dog in need and helps out.  The appreciation the dog shows is something that needs to be seen to be appreciated.

After coming across the dog out on the street, it occurred to the woman in the video that the dog might be in need.  She goes and gets some water for the dog, and offers it out.

It takes a second or two, but the dog does eventually approach her.  The woman patiently waited for the dog to get a much needed drink, and a little bit of that kindness we all need sometimes.

The dog’s reaction to the woman’s offer of a drink of water is something that you really need to see.  In today’s fast-paced world, we sometimes forget to stop and thank someone for the little kindnesses they give us in our day to day lives.  This dog can serve as a reminder of how important and special that thank you can be.  And you never know, that thank you may be just as important to that person that helped you, as what they did for you was.

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12 thoughts on “Dog’s Reaction to Woman’s Kindness Will Warm Your Heart”

  1. This dog is clearly someone’s pet. He isn’t thanking the girl so much as he’s performing an act he learned to please his owner. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure he’s grateful for the water, and the woman is wonderful for making sure he drinks his fill.
    But its sad watching a dog go through learned behaviors in a desperate attempt to please a human so he will be taken to a home, any home.

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    • lots of dogs do this, all the time. How do you know it is a learned behavior? Dogs communicate with each other, and with us in all sorts of ways, They often shake paws, or tap with their paws totally on their own. I had a dog, every time she wanted attention she would smile real silly, and put her nose under my hand, and sort of pop my hand up, She would get her nose under my hand, and sort of scoop it up, and quickly pop my hand up, gently but quickly. She often did it when we were going somewhere, and I was driving, over and over, like it was her greatest joke or prank, ever. She would smile real big, like “got him again”! As if she was laughing and getting the biggest kick out of it. I did not teach her that. I was not really able to teach her 1 thing in 13 years, every time I would try to teach her anything, she would just flip over and insist on a belly rub.

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  2. Any idea on how this dog is doing? The concept is nice and all, but I am reluctant to see the video if the dog is back to living on the street. Would rather see a video where there is a full on happy ending for the dog. He needs a home. Does anyone know if he gets one? Or if he is in the process of getting one? Thanks.

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  3. That is so heartbreaking. Obviously the dog is neglected. I would be hard pressed not to have taken the dog with me back to a loving home. He deserves more than this !

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  4. Why is this poor sweet dog on the street ? How very sweet and kind of this lovely Woman to take the time to get a drink for him. And who knows maybe she took him some where safe or maybe even to her home . Bless you sweetie

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  5. AND WHO’S TO SAY THAT THIS DOG AND THIS ENCOUNTER IS PART OF SOMETHING THAT HAS BEEN SET IN MOTION FOR SOME ENTIRELY UNKNOWN TO US REASON? tHIS CAN EASILY BE FROM REALMS SELDOM VENTURED INTO MY MODERN MAN…JUST A THOUGHT

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