(WHAS 11)--It's been long said that every boy needs a dog, but this video may have you thinking every dog needs a boy.
The little boy is walking his dog when he spots a mud puddle. The dog clearly is no longer a puppy and has no interest in the puddle. But after the boy carefully places the leash on the ground, his best friend patiently waits while the boy splashes in the mud.
Then they resume their walk.
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