A KLTV fan alerted us earlier to the sad story of a little dog nicknamed "Hoppy." We have good news to report: Hoppy has been found!
Hoppy is a tiny white male chihuahua. His home was in Big Sandy with his owner, an elderly gentleman. Sadly, Hoppy's owner passed away a few months ago.
A kind neighbor saw Hoppy limping around the neighborhood, and learned that he had been hit by a car. The neighbor set out to find him a new forever home, and Tuesday was the big day; Hoppy was going to have his own family again, this time a family in Dallas who was eagerly awaiting his arrival.
Hoppy was to be taken to his new family by a volunteer driver who was excited to help him out. However, Hoppy was confused and scared, and leapt from the driver's arms and began running as fast as he could to escape the uncertain situation.
Now we can report that Hoppy has returned home! According to Georganne,