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Man steals dog, then posts about it on reddit

This video caught my attention this week. A man stole a couple’s greater Swiss mountain dog from an enclosed, locked dog run Dec. 6 in Forth Worth, Texas, according to a local Fox news station. He then posted about it on reddit saying he’d rescued the 10-month-old dog from the cold.

The couple got the dog back Thursday night through a meeting with reddit users at a Fort Worth shopping center, according to Fox. Police are still investigating.

Of course, posters on reddit were full of opinions about how you should never leave a dog outside. Others defended the couple, saying the Swissy is a breed that typically thrives in colder weather.

I can think of very few circumstances where it’s OK to steal someone’s dog. This is not one of them.

What do you think?


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