Reality TV World People News   Ratings News   Scheduling News   Application News   Spoiler News
Show Updates   Features & Interviews   Image Gallery   Message Boards   Shows Listing


Dog found hundreds of miles from home

UPI News Service, 01/18/2011 

An Australian woman said she was reunited with her 11-year-old dog more than a year after he disappeared from her home.

Susan Fowler of Adelaide Hills said the chihuahua, named Jack, disappeared from her yard more than a year ago and she believed him to be dead until she received a call from the Lost Dogs' Home in Melbourne, hundreds of miles from her home, the Melbourne Herald Sun reported Tuesday.

The shelter said Jack had been found by a family who brought him along when they moved to Melbourne. The microchip containing the information of his rightful owner was not discovered until he ran away from the family's home more than a year later.

"The message here is that when people find an animal they need to take it to the proper authority, where scanning can take place," said Sue Conroy, general manager of the animal shelter. "Never assume an animal doesn't have someone waiting."


Reality TV World now offers Facebook Comments on our stories. To post a comment, log into Facebook and then 'Add' your comment. To report spam or abuse, click the 'X' in the upper right corner of the comment box.

Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.

Copyright 2011 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any repr

Take Our User Survey

Page generated Sun May 29, 2016 3:50 am in 0.69080305099487 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed

Page fetched in 0.71562099456787 seconds