A Touching Bond Between a Man and His Best Friend

See how John Unger eases his aging dog, Shoep’s, pain by soaking in the lake. Their bond will bring a tear to your eye.

This is such a wonderful story about the unbreakable bond that is formed between a man and his dog. When Sheop, an 18-year-old shepherd mix, began suffering from arthritis, his owner John Unger did something that showed just how much love he has for his faithful companion. The two float together in a local lake, easing the pain in Sheop’s joints. A photographer happened to catch that peaceful moment and their story has spread around the world.