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Dog reunited with owner nine years on


A dog that went missing nine years ago from its owner's home in Brisbane, Australia, has been found alive and well more than 1,000 miles away.

RSPCA inspectors found Muffy the dog on a scrap of cardboard in a backyard in Melbourne.

A microchip helped identify the dog, whose owners had given up on ever seeing the pet again.


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