A person devastated by the disappearance of his 2-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier combine seven years in the past acquired what can solely be described as a shock reward — the return of his beloved Mia, due to a microchip implanted within the canine a few years in the past.
Jim Gardiakos of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia misplaced Mia when she jumped over Gardiakos’ 6-foot fence and was by no means seen once more. Gardiakos did every thing he might do on the time to seek out his canine. He launched a search and put up flyers within the neighborhood, on the lookout for Mia almost each night time for months, with no luck.
Posted by Bring Mia Home on Sunday, October eight, 2017
“I was devastated for months,” Gardiakos’ instructed 9NEWS Australia. “I drove around everywhere for months.”
He lastly misplaced hope a number of years in the past, however was ecstatic when he acquired information final month veterinarian had scanned Mia’s microchip. However, that enthusiasm was tempered when he discovered that as a consequence of privateness legal guidelines, the pet registry and the native council weren’t permitted to reveal who had his canine, or the place she was dwelling.
The police had been known as, however Gardiakos stated the police requested for him to retrieve Mia, somewhat than doing it themselves, in line with 10 Eyewitness News Melbourne.
“They gave up my personal information to the people who had her and gave me his details, which I didn’t feel comfortable about,” Gardiakos instructed 10 Eyewitness News Melbourne.
Gardiakos ultimately was in a position to get his canine again, and now desires police to analyze, in line with Bring Mia Home, a Facebook web page that was arrange after Gardiakos found his canine had been scanned by a veterinarian, however couldn’t instantly get her as a consequence of privateness legal guidelines.
Gardiakos desires the privateness legal guidelines with regard to misplaced pets reviewed so nobody has to undergo what he did to get his canine again.
Despite the circumstances, Mia is again together with her unique dad, and Gardiakos is tremendous completely satisfied to be together with her once more.