Overjoyed Arizona Dog Experiences Rain for First Time

A year-old dog accustomed to the desert climate of Surprise, Arizona, relished his first taste of rain on August 13, happily bounding around and chasing after raindrops.

Footage of the dog, Freddy, shows him running around a yard and trying to catch droplets in his mouth. According to his owner, Freddy will turn one year old on August 19.

The National Weather Service had forecasted storms brewing across Maricopa County on August 13, amid an unusually dry monsoon season. Credit: @GinaC4251979 via Storyful