UPDATE: Tank the dog back with original owner after fire

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UPDATE (6:06 A.M. Friday) – Tank is back with his original owner after a misunderstanding.

The Humane Society of Amherst County shared an update Thursday evening. According to their Facebook post, Tank’s original owner lived in the trailer where the fire took place. The owner moved to Lynchburg and after some other moves took place, Tank ended up staying there the last couple of years or more, where the fire took place.

The original owner was tracked down through a microchip.

AMHERST COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – If you are looking to buy a dog this holiday season, Tank would like for you to consider him.

On Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019 he lost his owner in a house. Amherst County Fire Department continues to investigate the cause of the fire.

If you are interested in adopting Tank, you are asked to apply at the Humane Society of Amherst County.

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