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Published:June 19th, 2015 10:53 EST

Viral Video: Dog Comforts Autistic Woman

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A video showing a Tempe woman being comforted by her service dog during a meltdown has gone viral.

The video was posted by Danielle Jacobs, 24, on June 1. It has since been viewed more than 3 million times.


In it, Jacobs is having what she describes as a self-harm meltdown while her Rottweiler Samson attempts to help her out of it."


This viral video doesn`t need any analysis or description, watch as Sampson the service dog helps Danielle cope with a meltdown due to Asperger`s syndrome.

Dogs aren`t a lifeline just for individuals with physical, mental or psychological problems; in this crazy world we all need the tender ministrations of a faithful, loyal and loving pooch.

I hope this video will inspire you to adopt a dog from your local animal shelter.

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