Since uploading to TikTok, Susie’s reaction has been watched over one million times, leaving many dog owners moved and sharing similar stories.
One person said: “My dog had the same reaction, I adopted her from Greece where she was abused by her family. She also didn’t know how to play with toys and how to cuddle.”
Another user wrote: “Took my rescue dog a few months to start sitting on our sofa. He was always so scared, but now happily takes up all the space.”
Another comment read: “I was so excited when my dog finally learned to be a dog. I love when she’s just being a dog since she came to me all scared from the pound.”
Susie’s foster owner continues to share her progress as she slowly becomes more confident and displays more dog-like behaviour.
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