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Dog’s Adorable ‘Sorry’ Wins Hearts After Accidentally Making Baby Cry

Written by: Clarisse Q
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| Published on June 6, 2024

The bond between humans and dogs is truly special and timeless, filled with playful moments and heartfelt connections. These experiences with our four-legged friends warm our hearts and leave us with lasting memories.

One such memorable and heartwarming incident involved a baby named Nathan and a golden retriever named Buddy. This touching story was captured on the popular YouTube channel “Life with Malamutes,” which boasts over 940,000 subscribers.

The video begins with baby Nathan sitting in the living room, his eyes wide with curiosity. Enter Buddy, the family’s golden retriever, who is slightly damp from being out in the rain. With a wagging tail, Buddy approaches Nathan and decides to sit down right next to him. However, in his excitement, Buddy accidentally rests on Nathan’s foot.

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To add to the surprise, Buddy then sniffs Nathan’s face with his cold, wet nose. This unexpected and chilly sensation proves to be a bit too much for Nathan. Startled by the sudden cold touch, Nathan begins to cry. Buddy immediately notices the change in Nathan’s mood. His face turns into a mix of guilt and concern, as if he’s thinking, “Oh no, what have I done?” Buddy wishes he could find a way to make things better.

Golden retrievers are known for their affectionate and kind-hearted nature. They are dogs that seem to wear their hearts on their furry sleeves, always eager to show love and bring joy. Buddy, embodying the true spirit of a golden retriever, wants nothing more than to make amends.

In the video, there’s a poignant moment when Buddy pauses, as if gathering his courage. He then carefully moves closer to Nathan, this time with more gentleness. Buddy attempts to apologize in the best way he knows—by giving Nathan lots of gentle kisses.

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The “Life with Malamutes” channel typically features delightful and heartwarming tales of malamutes and their interactions with humans. While it usually focuses on malamutes, Buddy’s story is a beautiful diversion that has touched the hearts of many, amassing over 5 million views.

Nathan, feeling the sincerity in Buddy’s apology, stops crying. The baby then pats Buddy on the paw, a sweet gesture of forgiveness. It’s clear that Nathan is no longer upset, and their bond is quickly restored.

The touching moment is captured by their mother, who is filming the entire scene. She knows it was just a small mishap in the grand scheme of things. As she explains on YouTube:

“Poor Buddy just wants to be friends but he scares an unsure Nathan with his wet nose! He’s eager to say sorry though and you can see the look of guilt and concern knowing he made him cry. Nathan loves dogs and is just confused who this extra new fluff is in his house, he’s too young to remember him but Buddy remembers Nathan all too well.”

She further comments:

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“Golden retrievers are just so wholesome, full of love and just aim to please all the time, they’re the perfect family pet all round. Buddy is a brilliant example but we wouldn’t be without our giant fluffy malamutes!”

This heartwarming incident not only showcases the forgiving nature of children and the loving gestures of pets but also reaffirms the special and unforgettable connections that can form between them.

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