As far as dogs who get themselves locked out go, this ones a genius. In a video, uploaded to YouTube by Greg Basel via Storyful, an adorable golden retriver gets itself stuck outside the house, but makes several adorable attempts to get back inside, all captured on the house's nest cam!
Honestly, how many pooches would think to try ringing the doorbell (which makes the sound of a person knocking)? Unfortunately, the pup's scratching, doorbell ringing, and mugging for the camera weren't enough to gain him entry.
@ABC I love dogs so much. This is adorable!— 🇺🇸Natalie ✊ (@🇺🇸Natalie ✊)1538168223.0
Twitter was seriously in love with this doorbell-ringing canine!
@ABC Like this is a great way to end a hella week ❤️— Leah B 🎃 (@Leah B 🎃)1538168233.0
@ABC I say again we don’t deserve dogs 😭— AJ (@AJ)1538168272.0
There's no conceivable reason why a person wouldn't answer this door.
@ABC That's just Amazons new package pooch delivery service.— Joe&Sandy (@Joe&Sandy)1538168671.0
@ABC Please open the door! I'm sorry, I know I promised to come home early, but I couldn't say no to a pint of beer… https://t.co/BAeEQNZgxF— Ras Don (@Ras Don)1538170146.0
Twitter knew the dog was a good boy. Please let him in!
@Vincent___Blain @ABC Omg let him in— 🧚🏻♀️ (@🧚🏻♀️)1538172598.0
@annalecta LET HIM IN. HE'S A GOOD BOY.— Deepti Ambroise (@Deepti Ambroise)1538146316.0
Some had had similar experiences...
@annalecta @CunningSmi1e My pit used to escape the backyard with his sister (she was an Australian Shepherd and she… https://t.co/TXjZFAwR34— m. (@m.)1538145780.0
But even if they hadn't, literally everyone thought the hidden camera footage was essential viewing.
@annalecta @johnmgennaro 15/10 I would let him in and feed him some dinner.— Toni Normand (@Toni Normand)1538145024.0
@annalecta @BlurredSlur IMPORTANT VIDEO HERE— Nick (@Nick)1538150172.0
The only remaining question: what would the dog do if the door opened just like he wanted?
@annalecta "Do you have a moment to learn about our Lord and Savior, Snoopy?— Steve Smith (@Steve Smith)1538153703.0
This dog wins the coveted "Dog of the Day" award, as far as we're concerned. Congratulations, pup, you've earned it!
@annalecta What a smart boy!!!!— CADS12 (@CADS12)1538150560.0