- Linda Mtoba took to social media to share news about the painful loss of her dog, Penguin
- The actress was very touched about the loss and had been afraid of losing Penguin before his death
- Social media users took the opportunity to comfort Linda about the death of her beloved pet
Actress Linda Mtoba is currently going through a tough time. Linda is mourning the passing of her dog, Penguin. The actress says that owning the dog was her first experience of being a mother, she classified herself as a "dog mom".
Linda visited the vet back in January and spoke about how she saw a couple leaving without their dog because it had died. She said that the experience broke her heart and it made her scared of the possibility of her beloved Penguin dying.
A month later, Linda took to social media to share the painful news that Penguin had died. She posted a picture of herself cuddling her canine companion.
The news of Penguin's passing touched the hearts of Linda's fans and others took the opportunity to comment with their own experiences of losing a furry friend. Linda was also comforted by social media users. Take a look at some of the reactions below:
"This is making me so sad, as someone who loves their dogs just as much as you do, I can't imagine the pain you had to go through to decide on putting him down."
"You did everything you could Linda. I’m so sorry for your loss."
"I know how painful it is to lose a pet, we become very close to them."
In other entertainment news, Briefly.co.za reported that Mzansi actress Amanda du Pont lost her beloved pet dog, Dior. Losing a pet is just as painful as losing a family member. Pets become an integral part of the family, especially when they have been around for a long time.
Actress Amanda du Pont has just lost her pet dog, Dior. Amanda took to Instagram to share the painful news of her loss with her followers. She wrote the post with a very heavy heart.
"I am broken and have been crying all night. She was the purest soul, tap dancing and picking up a toy in her mouth every time I walk in the door. Slept by my feet always," said Amanda.
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