"When I saw her, I saw my own dog's face," Morales, who owns a Shih Tzu named Princess, told KNBC. "I didn't have the heart to leave her there, just on the street."
They spent Tuesday together and the following day he took her to a veterinarian. It discovered she had a microchip and her name is Shawnee. It turns out, she had disappeared from the Culberhouse family four years earlier.