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The Heart-Warming Story of a Boy and His Dog (Grab the Tissues!)

Owen was born with Schwartz Jampel Syndrome, a rare disease that causes every muscle in his body to tense up. One day, he found a three-legged friend who helped him relax for the first time. Such a special story that really sticks with you--well worth the watch!
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KHALIA2 1/24/2020 2:54:40 PM
Too Sweet!!!!! Report
KHALIA2 11/4/2019 9:52:49 AM
So sweet! Report
KHALIA2 2/17/2019 9:19:55 AM
An AWESOME story! Thank you for this one. Report
LOUN0318 1/4/2019 8:24:12 PM
Owen is a lovely little boy. He is blessed to have such a great friend to share his life and a supportive family. Wonderful and touching story. This will be one I watch over and over again. Thank you. Report
TEXASFILLY 1/4/2019 11:33:37 AM
How precious they are! Looking forward to the day when they both will be whole in the Father's Kingdom. God bless li'l Owen and Hacci~ BB~ Report
KHALIA2 10/19/2018 3:07:35 PM
TRUE LOVE! Report
CD3409143 10/18/2018 9:59:40 PM
I think he also came to the US to visit another boy with the same condition.It was on a TLC programme I think Report
KHALIA2 10/6/2018 3:38:58 PM
Really sweet story! Report
MISTYCHAIN18 6/2/2018 8:14:39 PM
People say that animals don't know love or can be protective. This video shows it that they indeed do and are. This little guy and this pup deserve each other. Report
KHALIA2 6/2/2018 3:42:48 PM
An excellent story of a boy and his dog! Report
BARBEQUESUE 6/2/2018 5:43:28 AM
Ditto on all the comments. Wonderful story.
I'm still going through tissues. Report
GEORGE815 3/31/2017 2:42:40 PM
Pets are so well natured that they get along with all family members. Particularly they relate so well with young children. Great to see. Report
EMGERBER 3/30/2017 6:58:59 AM
Dog do amazing things for humans. Report
LESLMHAL 2/11/2017 1:49:04 PM
Yay Anatolian Shepherd Dogs! My last service dog (recently retired) and current prospect are both Anatolians; wonderful dogs. I love this story, heard it many years ago from the Anatolian crowd and it warms my heart every time. My young ASD is great for helping me get out and walk! She also keeps me from falling when walking. My older girl can't keep up anymore so I get extra walks now, first slow (a good warm up) and then fast with my 2 yr old pup! Report
KYFAITHLEE 6/14/2016 2:53:15 PM
What a sweet boy and what a blessing of a dog. They were meant for each other for sure. Report