After practically 5 lengthy years, a household in Texas lastly obtained their German shepherd again.
In response to CBS, the canine, Sheba, was stolen from her dwelling in January 2018. On August 1 of this yr, Sheba was discovered practically 600 miles away in Borger, Texas by animal management officer Jared Harper. The Malmstrom household’s contact info was saved within the canine’s microchip, which Harper found whereas the canine was wandering round alone. In response to CBS Austin, town then collaborated with Mates of Texas Panhandle Shelter Pets and Pilots N Paws to fly Sheba again to her household free of charge.
On the reunion, the household of Sheba eagerly awaited the arrival of the airplane delivering their beloved canine from the Texas Panhandle, even adorning the airport with an indication studying, “Welcome dwelling Sheba.”
Proprietor Stephanie Malmstrom and her household have been near tears on the reunion. After only some minutes, Sheba instantly acknowledged her household.
Anniston Malmstrom, who was solely 3 years previous on the time stated, “I bear in mind simply looking out day by day, each evening. It was actually unhappy after we needed to preserve looking for her, however we by no means discovered her. However I couldn’t consider we obtained her again.”
“Their feelings are everywhere. They’re so excited, and I don’t assume my 8-year-old understands you could cry if you’re completely satisfied,” stated Stephanie to CBS Austin.
There are nonetheless some unanswered questions concerning what occurred to Sheba throughout these years spent away from dwelling. However for now, Sheba is fortunately reconnecting with the household.