PHOENIX - The homeowner who found a stray dog on his roof has decided to adopt him, according to Maricopa County Animal Care and Control.

The dog, now named Roofus, will be neutered before he goes to his forever home.

PREVIOUSLY: Dog rescued after being stuck on roof for days

MCACC advised Roofus' new owner, Gregory, to remove any objects that would allow the dog to climb on the roof again.

Roofus was stuck on the roof of a Phoenix home for days before MCACC rescued him.

Gregory had been feeding him and giving him water, but had been unable to coax Roofus down.

MCACC officers used a ladder and net to safely rescue the dog. (Photo: MCACC)