Blind senior dog gets new puppy friend who helps lead him through life

Charlie is a much-loved dog in his 11th year and loving life with his human family.

A few years ago Charlie had to have both eyes removed as a result of glaucoma, according to The Dodo.

But this isn’t much of a problem for lovable Charlie as he has a new love in his life, one that helps show him the way.


Charlie, recently got a new playmate in the form of four-month old puppy Maverick, who has helped inject so much joy into this old dog’s life.

Watch this sweet duo play no nicely together in the clip below.

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The two dogs have formed a special bond and Maverick has helped to bring out a playfulness in Charlie that he didn’t have before.

“Charlie has definitely been more playful and puppy-like since Maverick came around,” owner Chelsea Stipe told The Dodo. “We’d buy him toys and he wouldn’t think about playing with them. Now, they’re just constantly playing with each other.”

Maverick stays by his friend’s side to let him know he’s not alone and when they go for walks together, Maverick helps keep Charlie in line.

Maverick helps Charlie enjoy his golden years and gives him hope for an even happier future. The two are such a great combination.

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