Their dog died in a fire, when the children saw what the father brought, they burst into tears
Sharing your home with an animal family member is one of the most rewarding things you can experience. But it can also really heartbreaking because you know that you will eventually lose them. It is a thought that you do not even want to think about.
Saying goodbye to a pet is never easy, whether they are just old, or their health suddenly deteriorates quickly or they have died in a tragic accident.
Waking up knowing that you have just lost your best little friend is terrible and for this family the loss was extra traumatic.
Ashely and Sylvia lost their home and everything they owned in a fire. Personal belongings can always be replaced, but their beloved dog, Flash, who did not survive the tragedy, can never be replaced, writes Love What Matters.
But the father of the family then decided to surprise the family with something that caused them to burst into tears. Shortly after the children came home from school, the father entered the door with a small new family member in his hands. Although the new dog will never replace Flash, they get a new friend to complete the family.