Stolen Dog Ends Up 2k Miles Away From Home, Volunteer Driver Relay Helps Bring Him Back

Stolen Dog Ends Up 2k Miles Away From Home, Volunteer Driver Relay Helps Bring Him Back

Our pets are members of our personal households. So when a pet goes lacking, we do every thing that we are able to to get them again, from placing up posters to turning to social media for assist. But generally that’s not sufficient, as a result of our pets can find yourself midway throughout the nation. It’s factor there are such a lot of kind-hearted individuals on the market!

A canine named Zeus, who’s a pit bull combine and lives in Butte, Montana, was stolen together with a few of his proprietor Cassandra’s issues again in October. Fortunately, the ‘friend’ who robbed Cassandra was found 2,000 miles away a couple of week in the past, and Zeus was nonetheless with him!

The journey was lengthy, however two organizations lent their assist: Many Paws Volunteer Transport which coordinated the canine’s journey throughout the US, in addition to the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association, which posted updates concerning the canine’s journey. It took over a dozen volunteers (or “30 legs and 3 sleepovers” in line with Many Paws) to carry Zeus again residence. Just in time for Christmas!

More information: Facebook (Many Paws Volunteer Transport) | Facebook (Kanawha Charleston Humane Association)

Zeus the canine was stolen and ended up 2,000 miles away. It took 15 volunteers (or “30 legs”) to get him again residence

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The doggo was stolen again in late October and got here again residence solely in December

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The doggo’s proprietor used FaceTime to verify that it was her good boy who was discovered 2,000 miles away

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Zeus the canine weighed a whopping 73 kilos (that’s 33 kilograms for everybody else), so flying him again to his proprietor Cassandra was out of the query. This good boy was just too large. That’s when volunteers provided their assist.

A relay of volunteers drove Zeus for four days throughout 9 states

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It took a 15-driver relay four days to make the journey throughout 9 states to reunite Zeus with Cassandra. Talk about actual dedication!

Zeus was extremely completely satisfied to be reunited together with his proprietor and her children

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“It’s wonderful. This is a great experience, a great opportunity to show the people and communities across the United States offering to help, jumping on this—to help reunite this dog with its family,” one of many volunteers with Many Paws Volunteer Transport, Jenn Robles, told the media.

Here’s a video that goes into extra element about Zeus’ journey

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The reunion was magical: Zeus’ proprietor was crying brazenly whereas her children rushed to pet the doggo. “Happy Zeus-y, Happy Zeus-y. I missed you,” one of many women stated. That’s to say nothing of Zeus himself, who appeared very glad to be with the individuals who love him. He was residence. And he was completely satisfied.

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