CULVER CITY (CBSLA.com)  —  A dog that was stolen during a residential robbery has been returned to his owner.

On Friday evening, KCAL9 reported about Savvy, a missing 10-year-old Sheltie who had been stolen from Melissa Henning’s Culver City home.

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The dog was stolen along with her property but she made an emotional plea for the return of the dog.

A person who was watching news reports realized the dog they purchased earlier in the day looked like a match for Savvy.

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The dog is microchipped and officials determined the purchased dog was a match.

Savvy suffers from epilepsy and is prone to seizures.

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