Missing pet dog returns home in the middle of the night and rings family’s doorbell: ‘We were freaking out’

Good News Notes:

It turns out, dogs know how doorbells work.

couple in South Carolina worried about their lost dog were surprised when their doorbell rang in the middle of the night. They were even more shocked when it turned out that their beloved pet had not only returned home but had also figured out how to use the electronic device.

Mary Lynn Whitacre spoke with Fox News and explained that her dog Rajah got spooked by fireworks and escaped from their backyard in Greenville. 

She explained that since the dog is such a fast runner, she and her husband had no idea where Rajah was or how far away she could have gotten. For seven hours, the worried couple searched for the dog but could not find her.

“Ryan and I were freaking out and we felt really helpless,” she said.

Then, around 3:00 a.m., Rajah walked up to the house’s front porch and rang the doorbell with her nose. “It was the longest seven hours of my life,” Whitacre said.

Whitacre explained that she has no idea where Rajah learned how to do this. She said she and her husband hardly ever have to use their own doorbell, so she’s not sure when the dog would’ve seen somebody press it. 

Since Whitacre works from home and the dog spends the day with her, she probably hasn’t seen anyone use the doorbell through the window, Whitacre said.

While the dog was perfectly fine, she did bring back some evidence of going on an adventure….”

View the whole story here: https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/missing-dog-rings-doorbell-south-carolina-fireworks

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