Q: How do I get my dog back from someone who denies having him?
My dog went missing 7 months ago and I've been looking for him ever since. Recently I received an anonymous note left in my mailbox which claimed that my dog was living in a house at a particular address in a city 80 miles away. I drove to the house with my mom and when I rang the doorbell, My mom and I heard my dog bark. I know my dog's bark like the back of my hand. A man answered the door and I told him about my missing dog and about the note I received claiming he was at this address. I told him that when I rang the doorbell both my mom and I heard my dog bark. The man told me that he doesn't have my dog and then angrily told me to leave his property. He then shut and locked the door. I rang the doorbell again but he didn't answer. We left his property. I told the police what happened but they said they'd need a search warrant to go inside the house but that what I told them isn't sufficient cause for the issuance of a warrant. What can I do to get my dog back?
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