Tyson has since been found, but West Midlands Police are still trying to identify the man in the video.
West Midlands Police are appealing for information after a puppy was stolen during a burglary in Coventry.
Tyson, an American bulldog puppy, was taken from Rafferty Adams Way in Longford at around 11am on Monday 6 January.
The young puppy was taken along with several other items, including an engagement ring and clothes.
Detectives have since found Tyson in the Walsgrave area, but are still trying to identify the man in the CCTV footage.
He is now being cared for by his rightful owner.
The burglar was determined to get his hands on whatever he could taking sentimental items and stooping as low as taking a young pup."