This picture of an ‘assistant dog’ comforting a patient at a vet’s clinic has left netizens emotionalhttps://indianexpress.com/article/trending/trending-globally/this-picture-of-a-dog-comforting-a-sick-one-is-leaving-netizens-emotional-5567001/

This picture of an ‘assistant dog’ comforting a patient at a vet’s clinic has left netizens emotional

With over 97 thousand upvotes the post, which has gone viral on several social media platforms, has left many pet lovers emotional. While some shared stories of losing their pets', others lauded the 'assistant dog' and the veterinary doctor.

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The image features two dogs in a frame, while one is lying on the stretcher other seems to be comforting the sick dog.

Time and again, several stories have proven that dogs indeed are man’s best friend. Whether it was the viral photo of dogs waiting for a homeless man outside the hospital entrance or the story of a dog who walked 600 kms with a Sabarimala pilgrim, social media has given up several examples. Yet again, a heartwarming story about a therapy dog has gone viral but this time it is not a human but a dog that is being comforted.

Shared on Reddit by a user, who goes by the name ‘Eyebleach’, is an image of two dogs with a caption, “This veterinarian has a comfort dog assistant that helps sick dog patients know that everything will be alright”. The image features two dogs in a frame, while one is lying on the stretcher other seems to be comforting the sick dog.

With over 97 thousand likes, the post which has gone viral on several social media platforms, has left many pet lovers emotional. While some shared stories of losing their pets’, others lauded the ‘assistant dog’ and the veterinary doctor.