Classic Video: Jimmy Stewart’s Poem About His Dog Brings Johnny Carson to Tears

Here’s a classic video of Jimmy Stewart reading a poem about his dog on the “Tonight Show” in 1981. The poem starts off funny, but by the end, both Stewart and Johnny Carson have tears in their eyes. It’s a beautiful thing.

Click here to learn more about Beau the dog.


I couldn’t find a photo of Beau, but here’s a young Stewart with an earlier pet.
Photo via fortheloveoflily.blogspot.com

2 thoughts on “Classic Video: Jimmy Stewart’s Poem About His Dog Brings Johnny Carson to Tears”

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  2. I understand what he means … I have Hailey scratch wiley moose waiting in heavens gate for me to throw that ball..

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