Patch, a rescue pup adopted from the Scottish SPCA last May, has “a really special and strong bond” with his human dad, according to the SPCA.

rescue pitbull hugs dad

Patch’s dad, Mark, was returning from a week away when the video below was taken. From the looks of it, they could have been reuniting after years apart–but perhaps that’s how Patch felt.

The bond between this rescue pup and his forever family is heartwarming!

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