Saying goodbye to our pets is a tough pill to swallow, but in some cases, it’s the other way around. A family mourning the loss of a loved one recently shared a touching moment when their dog was allowed inside the hospital to bid farewell to their owner who was on their deathbed.
Last month, Ryan Jessen was taken to the hospital after mistaking his condition for a migraine. Unfortunately, it turned out to be a fatal brain hemorrhage. His family gathered around him on November 30th as doctors informed them that he was not going to win the battle against this sudden affliction.
As Jessen approached the end of his life, his family and friends gathered around his hospital bed to bid him farewell. The hospital staff kindly permitted his loyal companion Mollie to be present for this emotional moment. The heartwarming scene was recorded by those present and was subsequently shared on social media.
Michelle Jessen, the sibling of Ryan, shared on a social media platform that the hospital had done something very kind for them. They allowed them to bring in Ryan’s dog to bid farewell so that the pup would understand why her human never came back home. It was apparent that Ryan cherished his furry friend dearly.
There have been a lot of inquiries about his health situation. Apparently, he believed he had a migraine, but it turned out to be a fatal ventricular hemorr.hage. It’s assumed that his high blood pressure may have triggered it, and some say that his excessive consumption of energy drinks could have contributed to it. I want to express my gratitude for the overwhelming support we’ve received. However, I won’t be responding to any more messages. We’re incredibly moved by the number of people who have shared their stories, sympathized with us, and expressed their kindness. And don’t worry about our dog – she’s still part of our family!
The video has accumulated nearly 9 million views since its posting. Ryan’s family verified that the 17-year-old boy from California will receive his heart. Michelle expressed her family’s sadness in losing Ryan but also hopes that the recipient’s family will find happiness through their son’s heart. She wishes that Ryan could have witnessed the significant impact his heart will have on the young man’s life.
The exceptional olfactory abilities of dogs are a significant reason behind the strong bond between humans and their furry companions. Even if we are not aware, they can detect the scents that impact our mood and emotions. That’s why our canine friends may display behavior that mirrors our state of mind; for example, when we feel content and upbeat, our dog may also exhibit similar behavior. Similarly, when we are sick or distressed, our dog may sense it and offer comfort, as seen in the case of a boy whose pet dog nuzzles his chest in a somber manner indicative of his owner’s poor health.