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UPDATE: Buddy, The Dog Set On Fire By A Child, Finally Gets His Bandages Off!

 Buddy the dog has seen unthinkable cruelty — but the sunshine at the top of the tunnel is finally here. 

After being found assail fire by a toddler this April in Mississippi, Buddy was forced to measure covered in bandages to assist heal his painful burn wounds. Now, Buddy is bandage-free and continuing his recovery journey at the Mississippi State Veterinary Hospital. 

Without the bandages covering his eyes, Buddy can now see to play with toys and wander round the halls of the veterinary hospital. His whole personality has changed now that he can see for the primary time in months, the Tunica Humane Society said. 

“Buddy’s days at Mississippi State are much different now,” the humane society said on Facebook. “His eyes are not any longer covered with heavy bandages. He can see and he's loving every minute of his new life. Buddy’s whole personality has changed since seeing the sunshine of day. he's happy and playful and walks the halls of the hospital with an excellent big ball in his mouth. He loves balls. He carries them around so everyone can see them.”

Due to the burns on his face, Buddy would require future surgeries on his eyelids. except for now, he's just going to be a dog for the primary time in months. The vets are letting him rest, but also taking outing of their day to form sure he has playtime and time outdoors. 

Buddy has been doing so well that vets gave approval for his neuter surgery — and he went through it with flying colours . He’s now getting to start treatment for heartworms as he continues his recovery at Mississippi State. 

In addition to the veterinary and humane society teams cheering Buddy on, he’s also gained an enormous following online.

His most up-to-date recovery update has gotten over 26,000 likes on Facebook and nearly 5,300 comments wishing him well. The Humane Society has even created t-shirts with Buddy’s face on them to assist show support for the dog.

It’s all that the sweet pup deserves after being put through such a lot . Despite what he’s endured, Buddy remains the sweetest, most loving dog. 

The Tunica Humane Society is thankful for all the love and support Buddy has received throughout his recovery journey. While it'll still be a while before he’s available for adoption, it’s clear there are already many of us curious about the sweet dog. 

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Image: Tunica Humane Society/ Facebook

“I need to say many thanks again to the thousands and thousands of individuals that have prayed for Buddy,” the humane society said. “Our prayers are being answered a day . May God still bless this precious dog.”