A loyal dog was recently reunited with his owner after waiting outside the hospital for more than a week.
The dog, named Seco, refused to leave his post outside the Brazilian hospital that his owner, Lauri da Costa, was admitted to after being randomly hit in the face with a rock.
While da Costa was receiving care for his injuries, doctors discovered he had melanoma on his face and kept him longer to treat it, reports The Dodo.
His faithful dog stayed outside the hospital and was given food and water by staff.
Hospital rules dictated that the dog could not go inside to see his owner, but on the eighth day the staff made an exception and permitted Seco to visit da Costa.
The heartwarming event was captured on video.
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The footage shows Seco jump on his owner's lap and frantically lick his face while furiously wagging his tail with excitement.
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