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Loyal Dog Stands Outside Hospital For Days Waiting For His Dad

"Even if we take him home, he runs away and comes here, waiting for my father."

They say a dog may be a man's ally -- which was definitely the case for one tolerant a hospital in northeastern Turkey, whose loyal pet waited by the doorway for 6 days until he was discharged.

When Cemal Senturk was transferred by ambulance to Medical Park Hospital in Trabzon on January 14, his dog, Boncuk, escaped from their apartment and followed him to the power , where she waited patiently every day .

Hospital staff informed Senturk's family about the whereabouts of his canine friend.

But after Boncuk was brought back home, he managed to flee again -- and returned to the hospital every day , Murat Ercan, the hospital's international patient center director, told CNN.

The hospital said Senturk's apartment was nearby, which the family weren't sure how the dog kept escaping.

"His dog 'Boncuk' has followed him to the hospital gate and refused to go away for 6 days until her owner was discharged," Ercan said during a statement.

Boncuk, pictured here with owner Cemal Senturk, waited outside the hospital for 6 days.Credit: Medical Park Hospital / Medical Park Hospital

Boncuk, pictured here with owner Cemal Senturk, waited outside the hospital for 6 days.

Credit: Medical Park Hospital / Medical Park Hospital

"Even though the family [took] Boncuk back home she managed to flee a day to attend at the hospital gate."

To try to reassure and luxury her, Senturk communicated with Boncuk through the window during his occupy the power .

But his dedicated four-legged friend refused to go away until Senturk did.

During his stakeout, the dog won the love of hospital staff, who fed him and took care of him, Ercan added.

"Cemal Senturk has been with Boncuk for nine years and he also stated that he missed her tons during his occupy the hospital," he said.

"After he was cleared to travel out he met his dog at the hospital gate. Boncuk has behaved really sweet during the six days and has managed to capture the love and affection of the entire staff."