Canine Thought to Have Died in December Barn Hearth Reunited With Illinois Household

An Illinois household has reunited with their canine that had been misplaced since a barn fireplace occurred on their property in early December.

Ollie, a German shepherd/golden retriever combine, was final seen 62 miles from his home in December after going lacking following a barn fireplace.

Relations assumed they have been being interviewed on January 5 to lift consciousness about their canine being lacking, however a reunion was really the true function. With the assistance of Woodford County Animal Management, the household was in a position to choose up Ollie.  

“He has a collar with a tag and it has Jim’s telephone quantity on it. One figuring out mark is he has a little bit minimize on his nostril,” proprietor Evelyn Zoss instructed NBC affiliate WEEK-TV in Peoria, Illinois. 

On her Facebook post, Zoss mentioned, “Thanks Jesus, Ollie has been discovered and is residence!!!! You all, thanks for all of your prayers and considerations. He was discovered up previous Ottawa strolling on I-80 close to Marseilles. Principally 70 miles away! We are able to hardly imagine this!”

The 8-year-old canine has not been seen by the household since a barn fireplace on their property on December 11. Ollie was discovered on January 4. 

Zoss added, “They nonetheless haven’t cleaned up on the market. We’ve got the aspect thought that probably they’ll discover his stays on the market, we don’t know.” 

However by a miracle, Ollie turned as much as be alive. 

“Ollie spent the final month, I can solely think about his journey by way of the climate and the miles,” mentioned Tim Abney, of Woodford County Animal Management.