A Virginia woman has been reunited with her canine 7 years aft the carnal went missing.
Fox 5 DC reported this week connected a Facebook station from the Spotsylvania Animal Shelter successful Fredericksburg, Virginia, astir a canine named Starsky who went missing on with his member Hutch from Fauquier County, Virginia, 7 years agone and was precocious located acknowledgment to microchip technology.
"Seven years ago, Starsky and his member went missing from Fauquier," the station said. "Yesterday, Starsky was recovered successful Spotsylvania and brought to our shelter, and because of a microchip, we were capable to interaction his household who had agelong agone assumed helium had passed away."
The structure posted a photograph of Starsky’s proprietor smiling with her recently recovered favored and video of the reunion.
A pistillate was reunited with her canine Starsky aft 7 years apart, acknowledgment to microchip technology. (Spotsylvania Animal Shelter)
"So galore blessed tears, and a small spot of renewed anticipation that possibly 1 time Hutch volition find his mode backmost location arsenic well," the station said.
The animal shelter explained that "this is wherefore we preach astir micro chipping and to ne'er springiness up hope."
Starsky's brother, Hutch, has besides been missing for 7 years. (Spotsylvania Animal Shelter)
"We are truthful thrilled that his household has been reunited and that we were capable to play a tiny portion successful that," the carnal structure said.
The Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office saw the station and shared it with its Facebook followers.
Spotsylvania Animal Shelter successful Fredericksburg, Va. (Spotsylvania Animal Shelter)
"What an astonishing story!" the sheriff's bureau said. "We are blessed to spot Starsky reunite with his family."
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