Girl reunited with dog from Dubai

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An 11-year-old girl has been reunited with the pet dog her family had to leave behind when they left Dubai.

The Smith family, from Andover, Hampshire, adopted Holly from an animal rescue charity while they were living in the emirate.

They had to hand her over to another family when Mr Smith lost his job and had to leave the emirate in June.

When they saw Holly on a website of neglected animals a few months later, the family spent £1,300 to bring her to Hampshire - to the surprise of Alyssa.

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