Have you seen Tess the German Shepherd?
A heartbroken dog owner is appealing for help in tracing his lost pooch.
Mike Garbutt, 59, said his German Shepherd Tess helped him return to health after he suffered strokes last year.
The retiree, from Wallasey, fears his two-year-old dog was stolen from his porch in Rosemount Drive on Tuesday afternoon.
Tens of thousands of people have shared his appeal on Facebook and Twitter to try to help bring Tess home.
Mike, who was based at RNLI New Brighton lifeboat station for 25 years, said: “It’s not just a missing dog story. I feel like my heart has been ripped out.
“She’s a companion to me.... read more
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