DETROIT (WXYZ) — You could hear the emotion in the voices of Robin Honkanen and Jennifer Moore as they went into the abandoned building where they heard the particular loud barks of Titus, a Great Pyrenees, who was taken from an animal rescue shelter early Wednesday with three other dogs.
Jennifer plus Robin, who work at the protection for Make A Difference Rescue, turned detective overnight to find Titus, Jaxon, and Holly.
Rescue employees and volunteers carefully reviewed the surveillance video plus noticed that the intruders that broke in early Wed morning, left with Titus on foot first and then returned to get the other dogs. The intruders were gone about 20 minutes.
Knowing Titus, Robin the boy wonder and Jennifer figured the particular crooks would only have been able to walk regarding 7 moments, then take another several minutes in order to tie Titus up before returning to the shelter.
And their hunch paid off. Robin and Jennifer used Google Maps to determine their search area.
The women were exhausted but didn’t quit. And then they heard an unmistakable sound.
It was big Titus. After caring for him for so long, Robin plus Jennifer knew his bark. And it was loud.
“We heard your pet bark far away and we kept driving and then shutting the particular car off and listening because this was very quiet, ” Jennifer said.
The particular women followed the barking and Robin the boy wonder said she could feel it within her heart. It has been definitely Titus.
They called their own director, Judi Jones, and Detroit Police to enter the creating.
Officers arrived quickly to discover the 3 dogs barricaded into three different rooms of the old abandoned apartment constructing.
Jaxon was curled up on a dirty grocery bag.
The women thanked the officers and they came back to the refuge which is home for all of them until they can find their particular forever homes.
The workers plus volunteers for the rescue wonder why anyone wanted to target them in the particular first place.
“Why break in here? ” stated Jennifer. “These are hurt animals that have been through hell. And, you know, we’re trying to find them houses. Shame on you. ”