"We normally don't let animals in, but the dog was howling and scratching at the door, so we brought him in," a worker at the funeral home told El Sol.
Bayron proceeded to lie down alongside Quiroz's coffin, later getting up to view her body as other family members did the same. It's as if he understood then why she had failed to return to him.
"We've never seen a case like this," the owner of the funeral home said. "We're all surprised how the animal without knowing arrived alone to say goodbye to his owner."