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After Five Years, a Miraculous Reunion Between Dog and Stunned Owner

Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, GoodNews, pets, rescued )

- 1985 days ago -
On Friday night, a reunion, five years in the making, took place in Indianapolis, Ind. between a small dog named "Bandit," and a man named Mike. Though the Shih Tzu, dubbed Harpo by the shelter, had likely already been scanned for a microchip, reTails

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June M (139)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 6:12 am
Though the Shih Tzu, dubbed Harpo by the shelter, had likely already been scanned for a microchip, reTails scanned him again - just in case something had been missed.
Much to their surprise, not only did the little dog have a chip, but it still contained current information.


Laura H (964)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 6:40 am
Happy tears for a change!

I have two shih tzus-they are my children-this one really hits home!!

Thank you June!

aj E (164)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 7:29 am

Teresa W (782)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 7:49 am
great story

Kay M (347)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 9:00 am

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 10:38 am
How wonderful!

. (0)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 11:21 am
Look at that man's face and tell me there is no God.

Gysele van Santen (213)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 1:15 pm
i love the video. Bandit looks so comfortable with him. thanks for sharing.

Nicole W (646)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 3:37 pm
heartwarming, thank you for the great post June!

Christine Stewart (134)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 5:31 pm
Thank you for this happy story!

Danuta W (1249)
Monday December 17, 2012, 4:20 am

Sergio Padilla (65)
Monday December 17, 2012, 2:07 pm
Wow, thanks for posting

. (0)
Monday December 17, 2012, 3:58 pm
I like hearing positive news.Great story,thanks for sharing.

Robert O (12)
Monday December 17, 2012, 4:22 pm
How heartwarming. Thanks June.

Iveta c (41)
Monday December 17, 2012, 8:25 pm
Thank you June for beautiful story :) . Good luck to Mike and his cute little boy Bandit :)

Sandi C (98)
Monday December 17, 2012, 10:27 pm
So happy there together again.

Shawna S (45)
Monday December 17, 2012, 11:52 pm
what an awesome reunion :")

Sun c (95)
Tuesday December 18, 2012, 12:15 am
Bandit looked relieved. The dog must have gone through a lot. The way the dog's body is just limp in his arms it seems as if Bandit is saying, 'don't let me go.' I'm so happy for the both of them. Shame on the dog snatcher. I hope the person who did that gets whats due.

pam w (139)
Tuesday December 18, 2012, 8:33 am
There's our :AWWWWWW: for the day!

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