Christopher McCarron’s world stopped the day his son, Chis Jr., passed away. In his grief, Christopher considered adopting a dog in order to have help coping with his sadness, so he went to his local animal shelter.
It was there, that he first met a former guard dog named Jack. Christopher had initially set himself on adopting a puppy, and Jack was already about six. However, their bond was instant and undeniable, so he abandoned the puppy idea, realizing that age didn’t really matter.
Christopher went on to adopt Jack, but that wouldn’t be the only life-changing chance meeting at the shelter that day.
As Jack and Christopher walked out of the Dog’s Trust Center in Scotland, he happened to bump into Margaret, a fellow animal lover.
Christopher and Margaret struck up a conversation, which Christopher promising to sent Margaret an update on Jack once he got him settled into his new home.
Christopher and Margaret ended up falling in love and becoming engaged sometime later. When the wedding came around, Jack stood by Christopher’s side, serving as the best man.