Daughter Surprises Dad with a New Puppy and Moves Him to Tears after He was Left Depressed when His Family Dog Passed Away

A student has gone viral after sharing tear-jerking footage of the moment she surprised her depressed father with a puppy.

American college pupil Yvonne took to Twitter on Monday to post a clip of the moment her dad broke down into tears after meeting the new addition to the family.

Explaining that he had been unhappy ever since their family dog passed away, her footage racked up over 7million views in just a day.

Followers admitted the video moved them to tears, as gained over 100,000 retweets and over 535,000 likes.

American student Yvonne went viral after sharing tear-jerking footage of the moment she surprised her depressed father with a puppy, racking up 7million views on Twitter in just a day
Taking to Twitter, Yvonne wrote: ‘My dad has been really depressed ever since our family dog passed away and today I surprised him with a new puppy’

Taking to Twitter, Yvonne wrote: ‘My dad has been really depressed ever since our family dog passed away and today I surprised him with a new puppy’.

The footage shows an excited Yvonne placing the puppy on her father’s lap, who is taken by surprise as he sits in his car with his wife.

Yvonne took to Twitter on Monday to post a clip of the moment her dad broke down into tears after meeting the new addition to the family
The footage shows an excited Yvonne placing the puppy on her father’s lap, who is taken by surprise as he sits in his car with is wife
Lost for words he is seen beaming before he hugs and kisses the dog, before holding his new companion to his face
Breaking down, he is comforted by his wife and daughter as he eventually removes his sunglasses to wipe away his tears
Followers admitted the video moved them to tears, as gained over 100,000 retweets and over 535,000 likes
‘Bless his heart! Idk I feel the need to say thank you for getting him this dog. This touched my heart (sic)’, a follower exclaimed
Yvonne later obliged, sharing a snap of her father and his new puppy asleep together. ‘Update: they love each other already’, she wrote of the two new best friends’, she wrote

SOURCE: Daily Mail, by Jessica Rach