VIDEO: '˜It means the world to us to have Barney home'

After a gutwrenching few days, Barney the golden retriever is back at home.

Monday, 27th March 2017, 5:16 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 8:13 pm
DM17314865a.jpg Barney the pupy was stolen but now back home with owner Stephanie Scott. Photo by Derek Martin. SUS-170327-150403008

His owner Stephanie said she is ‘overwhelmed’ by the support from the public, who shared a Facebook appeal to find him nearly 300,000 times all over the country and abroad.

She said an anonymous tip off had helped police find Barney and half the reward would be going to a dog charity.

Watch the video to find out more.

DM17314865a.jpg Barney the pupy was stolen but now back home with owner Stephanie Scott. Photo by Derek Martin. SUS-170327-150403008
DM17314937a.jpg Barney the pupy was stolen but now back home with owner Stephanie Scott. Photo by Derek Martin. SUS-170327-150426008
DM17314852a.jpg Barney the pupy was stolen but now back home with owner Stephanie Scott. Photo by Derek Martin. SUS-170327-150336008
DM17314905a.jpg Barney the pupy was stolen but now back home with owner Stephanie Scott. Photo by Derek Martin. SUS-170327-150415008