Sadie tried sending baby blankets from the hospital to make the dogs used to the scent of the newest incoming member of the family. All the dogs were equally thrilled, but Artie seemed so extra with the way he shows his excitement about the baby.
The family saw that the feelings of admiration between baby Ben and Artie were mutual as they saw each other when the family finally arrived at their home at Greenville, South Carolina from the hospital. The cute bond between the two gets stronger as baby Ben was becoming older and was able to recognize his friend like a dog.
The family said that before they had baby Ben, Artie was the baby in the family. When baby Ben came, Artie never felt bitter for the new baby, and it clearly shows.
Artie grew up special. He is partially paralyzed, so the family has to make an extra effort to take care of him and his special needs. Sadie said that that experience with Artie has made them equipped and prepared in becoming a real parent of a new-born baby. They owe it to Artie.
Continue to page 2 to see the relationship these two shares.