MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A special needs dog which was found wandering the streets of South Florida is going to be reunited with its owner Wednesday.
According to the Miami-Dade Animal Services Department, the owner of the dog has been found and will pick up the dog named “Puppy.”READ MORE: Police Confirm 'Remains Of Female Found' In Search For Missing Andreae Lloyd
The search for the owner began Tuesday when the partially paralyzed Schnauzer mix dog was found by a Good Samaritan in the northwest area of Miami-Dade.READ MORE: Miami Beach City Commissioners Considering New Measures To Address Crime In Entertainment District
The male dog is paralyzed in the hind legs and is assisted by the use of a wheelchair-like device.MORE NEWS: Routine Child Vaccinations Drop By About 50% in Broward
When he was first found, animal services workers called him “Huggies” because he wears diapers. He was checked out and said to be in fair condition.