Owner says the two puppies were taken from the backyard Saturday afternoon

Posted at 3:24 PM, May 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-22 18:25:07-04

A family is searching for their two English bulldog puppies after they were allegedly taken from their southwest Bakersfield home Saturday. 

Melissa Ortiz tells 23ABC that her three-month-old puppies Beast and Belle were taken while they were out running errands Saturday afternoon.

Ortiz says she has filed a police report and is actively searching sites like Craigslist for the dogs.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of the two dogs, you can contact Melissa Ortiz via Facebook.