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Blind dog gets help from guide cat

Stray kitty is dog’s best friend.

By Vetstreet Jan 2, 2013 3:32PM

Pwditat seemed to know Terfel could use his help. The cat showed up at Judy Godfrey-Brown's door in Wales four years ago, and headed straight for her 8-year-old dog, who had lost his sight due to cataracts.

Photo: YouTube // Pwditat made himself a guide cat for blind dog Terfel."He ignored everybody and went straight for my blind dog and started loving him," Godfrey-Brown told People.

"He realized something was different about the dog” and wanted to help.

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Pwditat uses his paws to help lead his canine pal on walks outside. The two are now living at a local cattery while Godfrey-Brown recovers from surgery, and their inspiring relationship has made headlines all over the U.K. in recent weeks.

— Read it at People Pets and watch it on YouTube

Photo: YouTube // Pwditat made himself a guide cat for blind dog Terfel.

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