Jennifer Garner's cute dog Birdie completes viral challenge: Watch the sweet moment

Jennifer Garner shared a heartwarming video on Instagram of her dog Birdie completing a viral challenge on Thursday.

The 52-year-old actress thrilled her followers with the clip in which her furry friend sums up the social media trend “Hands In”.

In the challenge, which is reminiscent of a team gathering for a joint celebration, pet owners must put their hands together in front of their cats and dogs to see if they will join in.

The 30 Going on 30 star captioned the video, “Trying the hands in challenge with Birdie,” as she and a man off-screen held out their hands. To her delight, Birdie immediately understood and stuck her paw in on the first try with perfect timing.

Jennifer Garner's cute dog Birdie masters viral challenge

Jennifer beamed with joy and laughter and praised her golden retriever, saying, “Did you see it, Birdie? Yes, you did. I mean, the first time.”

The actress looked casual yet chic in a grey T-shirt that read “Once Upon a Farm, Save the Children” and light-wash jeans. Her brunette locks were pulled back into a messy bun that framed her face with a few loose strands, and she went makeup-free to flaunt her natural beauty.

Jennifer Garner with her therapy dog ​​Birdie

The adorable clip quickly caught the attention of Jennifer's 16.2 million followers. She humorously captioned the post, “I had much less success with the puppy,” and fans flooded the comments with their admiration for Birdie's talent.

One fan wrote, “She's like… come on… I've been waiting,” while another joked, “My dog ​​did it a few times but when we started recording she refused.”

Jennifer is often seen walking with Birdie

Birdie, a certified therapy dog, probably had the edge on this challenge because she is trained to make visits at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.

“So she's excited. She wants to do her first time at Children's Hospital LA before she turns 9,” Jennifer told We Rate Dogs in an interview, adding, “She's a very good dog, a very good girl.”

In addition to her impressive workout routine, Birdie has a list of ambitious goals. Jennifer jokingly revealed that some of Birdie's dreams include visiting a Parisian bistro, swimming in the Olympics, skydiving, singing with the Metropolitan Opera, quitting nail biting and going on a date with President Joe Biden's dog, Major. “She's totally smitten,” Jennifer confessed.

Jennifer sits proudly next to her dog Birdie

The Alias Alumna also spoke about the special bond between people and their dogs. “Because they love us,” she explained.

“Because they are kind. They show us kindness and loyalty and don't judge too quickly.” She added: “I believe that when you take care of something, you love it. And because dogs need our care, that's how we build a bond with them.”

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Jennifer Garner and her daughter Violet Affleck

Jennifer is often seen taking walks with her children and their beloved family dog, who recently turned nine years old. Despite her busy schedule, the actress always finds time to share sweet moments with Birdie, much to the delight of her fans.