A French Bulldog stolen in Devon last month was found in Manchester with her litter of eight pups.
Two-year-old female dog Maggie was reportedly picked up from an address in Bradninch on Thursday, May 13, while she was pregnant.
A 24-year-old woman and a 29-year-old man, both from Bradninch, were arrested on suspicion of theft. They have been released on bail until June 29, pending further investigation.
A 34-year-old man from Manchester was also arrested on suspicion of theft and was released on bail until July 9, pending further investigation.
A 28-year-old Manchester woman was arrested for handling stolen property and released for further investigation.
Maggie and her litter are to be reunited with their owner. You have been examined by a veterinarian and are in good health.