Responding To A 911 Call About A Pit Bull On The Loose, Officers Arrive To Discover The ‘Dog Was Just Looking For Friends To Play With’.

Florida police officers responded to a 911 call about a large Pit Bull on the loose, only to discover a furry friend looking for someone to play with.

The Pit Bull was seen wandering the streets of a Ft. Myers-area neighborhood and had the residents worried.

As it turned out, he was a wonderful dog who had managed to slip out of his home to go on a search of friends to play with.

1. Florida police officers responded to a call about a large Pit Bull on the loose, only to discover a furry friend looking for someone to play with.

Responding To A 911 Call About A Pit Bull On The Loose, Officers Arrive To Discover The 'Dog Was Just Looking For Friends To Play With'.

2. The Pit Bull was seen wandering the streets of a Ft. Myers-area neighborhood and had the residents worried.

Responding To A 911 Call About A Pit Bull On The Loose, Officers Arrive To Discover The 'Dog Was Just Looking For Friends To Play With'.

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office posted pictures of the dog on their Facebook page where they quickly went viral, getting more than 46,000 likes and 5,300 shares so far. The description reads:

This morning, deputies responded to an Animal call in South District. A large Pit Bull was running around and neighbors were worried.

Upon arrival, the deputy discovered that this wonderful dog was just out looking for friends to play with. After sufficient play time and fun, deputies were able reunite the dog with his owners.

A gate was accidentally left open and this beautiful dog was able to be taken back to his loving home.

3. As it turned out, he was a wonderful dog who had managed to slip out of his home to go on a search of friends to play with.

Responding To A 911 Call About A Pit Bull On The Loose, Officers Arrive To Discover The 'Dog Was Just Looking For Friends To Play With'.

4. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office posted pictures of the dog on their Facebook page where they quickly went viral.

Responding To A 911 Call About A Pit Bull On The Loose, Officers Arrive To Discover The 'Dog Was Just Looking For Friends To Play With'.

Much to the delight of people commenting on Facebook, police say that the dog was returned home without incident. One commenter wrote:

Great job!!! It’s good to see you guys don’t judge a dog by its breed.

Another user added:

And that is how cops should deal with dogs.

Officers returned the Pit Bull to his “loving home” without an incident, after playing with him first, according to the department’s post.

5. Much to the delight of people commenting on Facebook, police say that the dog was returned home without incident.

Responding To A 911 Call About A Pit Bull On The Loose, Officers Arrive To Discover The 'Dog Was Just Looking For Friends To Play With'.

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