JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI)– An amazing lost dog story has a good ending for a Jefferson City man. Griffin walker says his dog, Daphne, went missing three and a half years ago when he lived in south St. Louis.
The dog, a German Shepard and Saluki mix, was found recently not far from his old home on Magnolia Street. He says someone noticed a stray dog and called the Missouri Humane Society. The microchip in the dog and led to Walker.
The 25-year-old college student says he believes the dog was staying with someone because she gained about 20 pounds, but apparently has not been to a vet for awhile. She developed a tumor in her ear.
Walker says he will drive to St. Louis to pick up Daphne after she undergoes surgery for the tumor on her ear.