Even though this homeless dog was too sick to save, Sophiane Nacer still wanted to give him the best ‘end of days’ possible. She vowed that Hippo, an old stray covered in tumours, would only experience love when he left this world.
“Even if it was just for a day,” Sophiane, the 19-year-old founder of Cayleb’s Kindred Senior Dog Rescue, told TODAY, Hippo was going to have the best last day ever.
Sophiane adopted Hippo and brought him home from the shelter after the 5 day waiting period. The poor dog’s skin was painful to the touch. Sophiane wasn’t sure if Hippo could experience much of anything because he was in so much pain.
But all her doubts quickly faded when…