Astronaut Christina Koch shares video of reunion with her dog

Astronaut Christina Koch shares video of reunion with her dog
FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives through a safety glass prior the launch of Soyuz MS-12 space ship at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. Koch told The Associated Press on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, her 319th consecutive day in space _ that taking part in the first all-female spacewalk was the highlight of her mission. She's been living on the International Space Station since March and returns to Earth on Feb. 6, landing in Kazakhstan with two colleagues aboard a Russian capsule. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool) (Dmitri Lovetsky)

GALVESTON, TEXAS — After spending around 11 months on the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Christina Koch received a very enthusiastic welcome home from one resident of her home: her dog, LBD (short for “Little Brown Dog”).

The video of Koch’s reunion was posted to her twitter page Thursday.

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Koch returned from her space mission the morning of Feb. 6, and had to spend some time getting used to gravity and regaining her sense of balance.

Although this video was posted yesterday, a week after her landing, Koch told reporters this week that she had already visited the beach with her husband and dog just three days after touching down in Kazakhstan.

NASA tweeted a reply seconded by many.