A heartbreaking video of a hound burying his dead brother after being hit by a car touched thousands of viewers online.

The grieving dog was captured shoveling with his nose into a shallow grave where his brother lies, partially covered with dirt.

He then pauses for a while to sniff his sibling before returning to the burial.

Watch the tear-jerking moment.

The footage is believed to have been taken in Buriram, north-east Thailand, and has moved netizens after it was posted on social media.

Many times they have shown us love compassion.Dogs are indeed wonderful creatures.