The internet falls in love with the healthy ‘old trucker’ and his rescue kitten Bobbie

The internet has fallen in love with a haulier and his rescue kitten who have become road mates after videos of the adorable duo have been viewed millions of times on social media.

TikTok user @old_trucker from Bear Creek, Alabama, got millions of views on his account after he started uploading videos of his rescue kitten Bobbie earlier this year.

Viewers were first introduced to ginger kitten Bobbie in an August video, and their hearts melted with many requesting more updates on the perfect partnership.

But with a video uploaded in September, more viewers learned about Bobbie, with an impressive 4.8 million tuning in to the update.

In the clip, Bobbie can be seen playing with a green ball toy on the dashboard, as @old_trucker lets viewers know more about his time with the little kitten.

He said, “Bobbie is doing well. She’s doing really well. She loves that dashboard, and she has a couple of toys up there that she’s playing with all day long.

“My glove compartment is open now, it’s staying open. I used to have bandadies, stuff in there. the glove compartment. “

He added: “I told my wife about it and she says’ Bobbie now owns the truck and me. ‘The little cat right there is a blessing to me. I love that little thing.’

Viewers could not get enough of the duo, and more than 23,000 shared their thoughts in the comments.

One user said, “Aw, she’s so damn cute. I’m so glad you found each other.”

Another added: “This is the best. What an amazing companion on your travels.”

A third commented: “This is just the cutest and cleanest thing. Be sure Bobby and the old truck driver [sic]. “

“There’s something about that cat being so lovable and that you love it so much that just really hits you,” wrote a fourth user.

In the following months, @old_trucker garnered millions more views, often attracting thousands of views in recent months.

@Old_trucker continues to adopt and take care of more kittens and even takes them on the road in large pet carriers.

He now has a whopping 289,000 followers on TikTok and has amassed an impressive 3.7 million views.

Newsweek has contacted @old_trucker for comment.

The kitten has become a close friend
A file image of a kitten. The kitten Bobbie has become a close friend of the old haulier.
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