Ted was anxious about moving away from home.
Granted, he was only going three hours away, but he had never known anything but his house, his bed and his mother, whom he lived with.
But the day had come, and off he went - his bed, dishes, prized toys and a picture of his mom and him in tow.
Plus, four, 50-pound bags of kibble and two giant trash-cans on wheels to hold it.
Ted clearly wasn’t going to starve.
But the beloved mutt’s life was going to be different. His owner, a sailor in the U.S. Navy, had set off on a long deployment.