Actress Krysten Ritter has taken to her page in a bid to reunite a lost dog with its owner.

The former Breaking Bad star found the animal in Pico, California on Monday (15Jul13) and took it to a shelter in Los Angeles, and she is now hoping to help return the pet to its family.

In a post on her Twitter account, she writes, "Found dog (at) Sierra Bonita (Sierra Bonita Ave) at Pico taken 2 (to) West La shelter please share so hopefully his fam (family) can be reunited!"