Arapahoe County, CO (KMGH/CNN) - Authorities say a brazen dognapper broke into a pet store in Arapahoe County, Colorado and made off with three expensive puppies.

Surveillance video from Wednesday night was released, and the store owner says you can see the thief throw a rock through the window then climb into the store.

He apparently throws three puppies into his bag before making his getaway back through the broken window.

Store owner Sheila VanderVeer says he stole a 10-week-old Yorkie pup and two 9-week-old Bugg puppies, which are a mix of Boston Terrier and Pug.

"They're all three small puppies. They really need a lot of special care at this age," said VanderVeer. "Hopefully we can get them back. That's the most important thing that we get the puppies back."

VanderVeer says the three puppies all have microchips in them.

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