Animal Rescue Live: Supervet Special fans were left in tears over the emotional show [Channel 4]
The week-long edition of the Channel 4 show, presented by Steve Jones, is determined to help re-home as many animals as possible.
And on Monday night’s Animal Rescue Live: Supervet Special, viewers were left in tears over one dog owner Pat Chester.
Pat became a widow a number of years ago after beloved husband Pete succumbed to a long battle with cancer.
After her spouse of 53 years tragically passed, Pat confessed she was left feeling “lost” and “empty.”
Animal Rescue Live: The show, presented by Steve Jones, aims to re-home as many animals as possible [Channel 4]
Animal Rescue Live: Monday’s episode Pat Chester open up about life with her dog [Channel 4]
Her worried granddaughter knew something had to change and suggested getting a dog to give her gran a new best friend.
After meeting collie Cookie, Pat fell head over the heels for the cute canine and speaking about her new life with Cookie, Pat said he gives her “companionship.”
“He’s absolutely gorgeous” she said.
“Every morning I don’t even brush my hair…I’m just straight out the door with him for a walk,” Pat continued.
Animal Rescue Live: Pat gushed about her collie Cookie, saying he’s “gorgeous” [Channel 4]
After the sweet story aired on Channel 4, viewers rushed to social media to confess they were in tears.
Taking to Twitter, one wrote: “Awww dogs are a gift we really do not deserve. Pat and Cookie have me riding the feels train #animalrescuelive”
With another posting: “Oh, the widowed nan and Cookie, her rescue dog. There’s something in my eye.#AnimalRescueLive”
“Oh god, I’m crying over Cookie & Nan #animalrescuelive,” added a third.
Animal Rescue Live: Fans couldn’t hold back the tears after Pat’s sweet story aired [Channel 4]
While a fourth said: “What a lovely story! We’re sobbing over Pat and Cookie! #AnimalRescueLive”
Animal Rescue Live: Supervet Special continues weeknights at 8pm on Channel 4.