Chance encounter: Missing dog returns after ten years

Chance vanished in 2004 but has finally been reunited with his owners

A much-loved pet has been reunited with its owners after going missing for a decade.

Chance the Staffordshire Bull Terrier disappeared from his family's home in Barry in May 2004.

Distraught owner Sion Cox, who was just 12 years old when his beloved pet went missing, spent months searching the local area and handing out leaflets - to no avail.

Fast-forward ten years and Mr Cox, now 21, received a phone call out of the blue to say Chance had been found wandering the streets of Newport.

More follows.

Advertisement

Chance encounter: Dog and owner reunited after ten years

A Staffordshire Bull Terrier named Chance has finally been reunited with his owners after vanishing in 2004.