Jasper found after online campaign

A missing Border Collie called Jasper has been found by mountain rescue teams after a campaign to find him went viral online.

Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team have confirmed they were involved in securing the return of a lost Border Collie, Jasper.

Jasper went missing on 2nd November at Scafell Pike. His owner, Adam Nolan, put out an appeal to find him which went viral on social media.

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'I had a lump in my throat, I couldn't stop crying'

Jasper went missing on the 2nd November. Credit: ITV Border
Adam says Jasper is physically and mentally tired but is doing well. Credit: ITV Border

Adam Nolan, owner of Border Collie 'Jasper', has said he 'couldn't stop crying' after finding Jasper following a three day search.

He says that Jasper is 'very tired' but is doing fine.

Jasper the Border Collie was found in the early hours of this morning near Scafell Pike by a member of the public who'd gone looking for him. An appeal by his owner Adam Nolan on social media went viral when 250,000 people shared his photo.

£16,000 has already been raised for Wasdale Mountain Rescue, who managed to bring Jasper safely off the mountain.

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Viral campaign reports sighting of lost dog

An appeal to find a Border Collie, that went missing at Scafell Pike, has reported a sighting of the dog.

Tens of thousands of people have offered their support on Facebook and Twitter, with many offering to help in the search.

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Owner Adam Nolan has been out searching every day since 'Jasper' went missing on the 2nd November.

In a recent Facebook post, he said 'update: confirmed sighting of BC at junction of A595 and B5344 at Gosforth. Looking promising! I'm searching area now'.

Read: Scafell Pike lost dog appeal goes viral

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Scafell Pike lost dog appeal goes viral

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An appeal to find a dog that went missing in the Lake District has gone viral.

Owner Adam Nolan, from Whitehaven, put out the appeal after losing his Border Collie 'Jasper' at Cam Spout Crag below Scafell Pike on 2nd November.

"I know people may say 'he's just a dog'," says Adam on Facebook, "but to me he leaves the same void as if I were to lose someone very close to me."

His appeal on Facebook has had over 60,000 people sharing the link. On Twitter hundreds of people are also offering their support.

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Mountain Rescue Team helped find Jasper

The team helped find Jasper around 3am. Credit: Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team

Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team have confirmed they were involved in securing the return of a lost Border Collie, Jasper.

Jasper went missing on 2nd November at Scafell Pike. His owner, Adam Nolan, put out an appeal to find him which went viral on social media. Many people offered their support and volunteered to help in the search.

"The team are pleased to announce that we have been involved in the successful rescue of Jasper! We were called out at 03:00 to reports that a member of the public had found Jasper. The team responded and recovered Jasper back to the valley to meet Adam! Adam has kindly set up a Just Giving page to help raise funds for our new HQ!"

– Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team on Facebook
Adam was reunited with Jasper today (6th November) Credit: Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team
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Lost dog found

Credit: Adam Nolan

Lost dog, Jasper, has been found after a search team went out on Scafell Pike last night (5th November).

An appeal from the owner, Adam Nolan, went viral when his Border Collie went missing on 2nd November.

It's believed 'Jasper' was found around 2.30am.

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