Tom loved dogs since childhood. At just two years old, he spent days play-acting as a canine, grunting and barking while crawling on all fours. Every dog outdoors captivated him, each new furry friend a potential playmate. Given Tom’s enduring passion, his parents realized a puppy was inevitable. His dream finally came true when they brought home Lynn, a female dog. Tom was over the moon. He had longed for a real dog to be part of the family. Now he reveled in her company, his childhood companion at last a reality. For this devoted dog lover, welcoming Lynn marked a new chapter, a chance to bond with the animal he’d adored all his young life.
The young boy sat calmly on the curb when a huge dog suddenly strode over him. Caught off guard, he erupted in screams. The giant pet had appeared without warning, startling the seated child. Unable to anticipate the animal crossing his path, the boy expressed alarm at this surprise encounter.
His startled cries simply reflected the surprise of the moment when the large canine crossed his way.