Service Pitbull Walks During Graduation in Place of Deceased Owner

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Loyalty has always been a trait attributed to dogs, and the following local news report is yet another piece of evidence that justifies this characterization. In the video below, which aired on KIFI-TV, the ABC affiliate in Idaho Falls, we learn the story of Cletus, a service pitbull who recently joined the graduating class of Idaho State University to accept a diploma belonging to his recently deceased owner, Joshua Kelly.


According to the news report, Kelly passed away after complications resulting from a seizure.


If the above clip doesn’t make you tear up and feel feelings then just give up. You’re a lost cause.

H/T Hypervocal

Fidel Martinez is an editor at He's also a Texas native and a lifelong El Tri fan.

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