A loyal dog in Turkey was deeply saddened by the death of his owner, he often ran away from home, but no one knew where he went, until one day.
The story begins when Ismail Oztuk, a Turkish man, found an abandoned one week old puppy and brought him home. The man named him Zozo. Oztuk treated Zozo very affectionately, so the dog loved Oztuk very much.
Sadly, on February 10, 2014, Oztuk passed away and Zozo was deeply saddened by his owner’s death. Zozo’s family noticed that the dog often ran away from home, only to return later, but they never knew where he went.
One day, Zafer Ozturk, Ismail Oztuk’s son, visited his father’s grave to pay respects and noticed “something” lying on top of it. It was Zozo, who missed his late owner greatly.
The family later found out that Zozo ran away from home to visit the grave every day. Though Zozo cannot speak, he continues to show his love for his late owner through his actions.
Zozo’s story quickly went viral, and people from all over the world were touched by the dog’s loyalty and devotion to his owner. Many people were inspired by Zozo’s story and were moved to adopt pets of their own.
Zozo’s story is a powerful reminder of the deep bond that can form between pets and their owners. It’s clear that Zozo loved Oztuk very much and that he was deeply affected by his owner’s death. But by visiting the grave every day, Zozo was able to find some measure of comfort and solace.
According to Newsner, the family said that Zozo’s love for his late owner helped them to overcome their own grief. What a wonderful dog, and a loyal one at that, evident in the way he shows its respects for the loving man who took him in.