A little puppy was awestruck after being saved from a life on the streets by a real-life hero.
The little pup had been ᴀʙᴀɴᴅᴏɴᴇᴅ and was wandering ʟᴏsᴛ in the streets of Los Angeles, visibly fʀɪɢʜᴛᴇɴᴇᴅ and ᴅɪsᴏʀɪᴇɴᴛᴇᴅ. For him, things could have gone very badly, but luckily, on his way, he met two policemen, of whom he thought of “asking for help”.
In October, while on patrol near Hobart Avenue, ᴏfficers Mercado, and Tavera, members of the LAPD Hollywood division, found a small brown puppy; he was walking alone. The little critter sensed that the ᴏfficers could help him, and desperately tried to grab the two’s attention.
He trotted after them, whimpering adorably. Officers Mercado, who couldn’t resist the sweet little critter, instantly scooped him up and took him to his police car. He was clearly desperate for someone to love and protect him, and far too young to care for himself.
They decided to put the little dog in the car and take him back to the station.
The little puppy was named Hobart by the policemen – based on the location and where he was found. And Hobart quickly became a member of the police team, and they called the dog the newest member of the K9 team.