A police officer protects a stray dog ​​from the sun with an umbrella while waiting to take him to the shelter

Alerted by a motorist, a police officer rescued a stray dog ​​who was suffering from heat at the edge of a highway. He gave her water, but also shaded her by holding an umbrella, long enough to gain her trust to take her to a shelter.

The nice gesture of a Tennessee police officer has been hailed by many Internet users, after the publication on social networks of photos showing him coming to the aid of a stray dog. Information reported by WLWT Monday, June 20.

Illustration of the article: A policeman protects a stray dog ​​from the sun with an umbrella while waiting to take him to the shelter
Tennessee Highway Patrol/Facebook

June 16, Kaye Fiorello was driving her car down Interstate 75 when she spotted a figure lying in the ditch beside the expressway. She stopped to realize it was a dog. The animal was thin, weak and suffered terribly from the strong summer heat. He was barely moving.

The motorist saw a member of the Tennessee State Police in the distance and called to ask him to rescue the animal. The officer You sleep immediately joined the quadruped, which was panting nonstop.

An umbrella to protect him from the sun

The man first cut up a small container that was in his possession to make a bowl and fill it with water. The dog quickly emptied the contents, he was so thirsty. The policeman gave him more water, then he went to get a small chair and an umbrella.

Illustration of the article: A policeman protects a stray dog ​​from the sun with an umbrella while waiting to take him to the shelter
Tennessee Highway Patrol/Facebook

He sat down and stretched it over the canine, in order to shade him. He stayed by her side long enough for the dog to trust him and let him show him off in his patrol vehicle. The officer You sleep was able to take him to the local animal service shelter, which has been taking care of him ever since.

Read also: This faithful dog lies down every morning on the grave of his deceased companion (video)

Illustration of the article: A policeman protects a stray dog ​​from the sun with an umbrella while waiting to take him to the shelter
Tennessee Highway Patrol/Facebook

As soon as his state of health allows it, the dog can be offered for adoption.

.

Leave a Comment