This photo of an old dog's 'last ride' will make you teary

A photo posted to Imgur and Reddit showing an elderly dog enjoying its “last ride” has left a lot people feeling a little bit mopey.

The photo shows the dog, presumably on its way to the vet, leaning against the car window with its nose stuck out to sniff the fresh air with an extremely content look on its face. Commenters have left condolence messages on the photo thread.

It really does prove how a photo of an elderly pet enjoying life can touch people.