This Couple was Worried About the Dog Meeting the Newborn – But They Were Quickly Amazed!

It’s natural to be concerned about pets and kids getting to know each other as one never quite knows what will happen. When it comes to pets and babies, it’s not like one can attempt to have a discussion as neither one is capable. And so, there is a bit of worrying that happens. One couple experienced just that… let’s see what happened.

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Returning from the hospital, here is their first meet-and-greet.

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Wilbur, the pup, started keeping the newest family member company.

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He even slept by her crib, protecting her.

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He waits for Sleeping Beauty to awaken each morning.

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The baby had a mild case of jaundice – you can see the tube for her bili blanket. Of course Wilbur continues to monitor her.

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…and keeps on monitoring…

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Wilbur will need to learn about personal space one of these days. But(t) for now…he’s right by her side!

By Hannah Jones

Hannah is a Manchester based writer who has spent many years studying and working in the field of journalism and psychology. Hannah enjoys swimming, meditation and dog walking. Her favourite quote is, 'If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you.'