Woman soothes shelter dogs by reading to them

This is one of those viral stories that is guaranteed makes you smile. Sandy Barbabella’s lovely act of kindness and love, has gone viral. A photo of her reading to local shelter dogs was posted on Reddit and has been viewed more than 3 million times!

According to Today News, Barbabella started reading to shelter dogs when her own pet died of pneumonia last year. Ms. Barbabella reads children’s books to the Human Society dogs in Pittsburgh. She soothes them with her voice and pets them so they know they’re not alone.

Doesn’t this photo of her just tug at the heartstrings?

She refuses to give up her dogs now lives in her car