HARRISBURG (KDKA) – Cappy the pitbull puppy was abandoned, but after being adopted by police, she’s now a community service dog.

In a Facebook post, the Pennsylvania Capitol Police said they found Cappy out in the cold, lonely and scared. She was sleeping next to a vent outside the Finance building, trying to stay warm.

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After trying and failing to find her owner, the police adopted Cappy.

Cappy became the new community service dog, and her name was picked in a “Name Our ‘Police’ Dog” contest.

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“I am so happy and proud to be a part of the Capitol Police, and I want to thank everyone who supports my new family and me,” a Facebook post written in the voice of Cappy said.

As a community service dog, Cappy will go to a variety of places like community events, parades and hospitals.

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“I’m going to do my best to bring joy to everyone I meet.”