Loyal dog spent days outside hospital in Turkey waiting for owner

ISTANBUL, Turkey — A devoted dog has spent days waiting outside a hospital in northern Turkey where her sick owner was receiving treatment.

The pet, Boncuk (Bon-DJUK), which means bead, followed the ambulance in which transported her owner, Cemal Senturk, to hospital inside Black Sea city of Trabzon on Jan. 14. She then made daily visits to the facility, private news agency DHA reported on Wednesday.

Senturk’s daughter, Aynur Egeli, said she could take Boncuk home nevertheless the dog could repeatedly run off along with return to the hospital.

Hospital security guard Muhammet Akdeniz told DHA: “She comes every day around 9 a.m. along with waits until nightfall. She doesn’t go in.”

“When the door opens she pokes her head inside,” he said.

On Wednesday, Boncuk was finally reunited with Senturk when he was pushed outside in a wheelchair for a brief meeting with his dog.

“She’s very used to me. along with I miss her, too, constantly,” he told DHA.

Senturk was discharged by the hospital later on Wednesday along with returned home with Boncuk.

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