• Dog Is Welcomed At Church Where His Human Companion Was Memorialized

    24 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    In the small town of San Donaci near Brindisi, Italy an unusual but welcomed guest attends mass at the local Catholic church every day. He comes in, sits quietly by the altar throughout the service, and goes back outside when mass concludes. He is a seven year old German Shepherd named Tommy and his story is sweet, sad, and uplifting all at once.
    Image Nicola Vitti
    Tommy was adopted by Maria Margherita Lochi when she found him abandoned in a field nearby her home. The pair were tightly bonded in no time and scarcely left each other's side. Maria would walk to the church each day to attend...
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