Cape Town Labrador jumps for joy as she sees rainfall for the first time after ...

It's pawing down! Adorable moment a Labrador jumps for joy after seeing rainfall for the first time in Cape Town Bella, two, had never seen serious rainfall as Cape Town suffered a drought When the heavens opened, Bella was beside herself and started dancing Owner Chandré Schell can only watch on and laugh as her dog goes wild

By Jack Newman For Mailonline

Published: 12:39 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 12:40 GMT, 1 March 2019

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This is the adorable moment a dog saw rain for the first time and started jumping for joy.

Bella, a two-year-old Labrador Retriever lives in Cape Town, South Africa, which has faced a serious drought and she had never seen heavy rainfall.

So when the gutters began overflowing when the drought was broken, the young dog discovered just how much she loved water.

The hilarious footage shows Bella running through the rain open-mouthed and jumping up into it in a bid to get as soaked as she can.

Bella, a two-year-old Labrador from Cape Town, cannot contain her excitement when she sees rain for the first time

Bella, a two-year-old Labrador from Cape Town, cannot contain her excitement when she sees rain for the first time

Cape Town had suffered a drought and Bella had never seen such heavy rainfall before 

Cape Town had suffered a drought and Bella had never seen such heavy rainfall before 

Owner Chandré Schell said: 'She was as happy as the Capetonians were for the rain that day. Even the animals felt the joy of rain! I just had to film this amazing moment'

Owner Chandré Schell said: 'She was as happy as the Capetonians were for the rain that day. Even the animals felt the joy of rain! I just had to film this amazing moment'

The cute video went viral on Facebook where it was shared and liked almost 11,000 times and viewed more than 400,000 times.

Owner Chandré Schell, from Durbanville, Cape Town, said: 'It was so funny watching Bella run through the rain, you can hear that I can't stop laughing in the video.

'She was so excited. She's an

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