Japan Quake Video: Dog refuses to leave wounded Dog friend.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Mar 16, 2011
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“Heartbreaking tearjerker.”

The devastation is, as with all tragedies, occasion for heartbreaking love and loyalty. Both dogs are now in the care of an animal shelter, thanks to a Dog Rescue organization, and are recovering:


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


8 Responses to “Japan Quake Video: Dog refuses to leave wounded Dog friend.”

  1. tea says:

    update on these dogs from kenn sakurai

  2. Sara T says:

    That video makes me so sad! I am so worried about all the animals in Japan after this disaster. I can't imagine…

  3. Juliet says:

    This one made me cry. SO so happy puppy faces got rescued.

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  5. Hello Elephant Journal readers , so many people helping the pets of Japan now, it is so meaningful to the people there also, please help the tireless workers who are risking life and limb to do this:
    for updates see: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Japan-Earthquake-A


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