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Viral dog Buboy gone soon after master’s death

/ 09:53 PM June 12, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — Buboy, the dog that went viral last May for waiting by the door of a faculty room at the Mabalacat City College in Pampanga for his master who had already died, was himself killed after being run over by a vehicle Wednesday morning.

READ: Facebook post of dog waiting for dead master goes viral

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According to the Animal Kingdom Foundation (AKF), volunteer caregivers rushed over to the campus to check on Buboy. But he was already dead.

AKF mourns the tragic, untimely passing of the loyal Askal, Buboy. Initial reports say that the dog was ran over by a…

Animal Kingdom Foundation 发布于 2019年6月11日周二

“Run free #Buboy. Gone too soon. Every animal-loving Filipino mourns today,” the AFK said in its Facebook post.

The group added that the incident mirrors how people neglect the loyal and loving street dogs by exposing them to dangers even when we have the chance to take care of them.

“They deserve better — loving families and secured homes,” the AFK said.

(Editor: Alexander T. Magno)

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