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Poor Dog Refused to Eat and Showed Signs of Severe Depression. Soon His Owners Realized the Heartbreaking Reason

August 31, 2016

Humans aren't the only ones who can emotionally connect with someone on a deep level.

Animals have shown tremendous signs of emotional connection, letting us know those little looks they give us from time to time really are meaningful and full of love.

When undergoing emotional trauma, dogs in particular can easily show their emotions. Seeing a dog experience heartbreak is a pain unlike any other.

George the dog was experiencing this very thing.

He suffered from heart wrenching depression ever since his best friend, Blackie the lab, died two years ago.

Recently, though, an unusual character has lifted George’s spirits and helped him overcome his debilitating loss.

"He's almost died twice. He doesn't eat starve himself, anxiety multitude of skin conditions from chewing on himself," George's owner Jacquie Litton says, according to YouTube.

Watch the video below to see how drastically George transformed after this unique little guy entered his life.

Have you ever seen a dog go through an emotional situation? How did you help them cope?

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