Terminally ill dog proves love can't be bought, but it can be rescued

Jul 22, 2016 at 12:14 p.m. ET

Prepare yourself for a happy-cry of epic proportions.

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Knowing that Einstein had terminal cancer, was most likely deaf and would require medical care for the rest of his life were not deterrents for Carol. She rescued this adorable pup and could not be happier with her decision to bring Einstein into her life.

So go ahead and grab a box of tissues, maybe a snuggly blanket, and watch Einstein's rescue story unfold in the video above. Then let us know what you thought of Einstein's story in the comments below.

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