Loyal dogs who mourn the deaths of their owners

Hachiko is just one of many stories of faithful dogs who mourned the deaths of their owners.

A story popped up in my Facebook newsfeed today about a dog in Italy who has been showing up at Catholic mass every Sunday since its owner died two months ago. According to news stories, a German Shepherd¬†named Tommy used to accompany his owner to mass, sitting quietly at her feet.¬† When his owner died two months ago, the dog attended her funeral, along with the other mourners, and has been showing up regularly every since. It reminds me of a movie I watched over the Christmas holiday … [Read more...]