Obese dog survives after night frozen to sidewalk

Categories: Weird Wisconsin
If you haven't been convinced that there is something wrong with Wisconsin, maybe this will sway you. A dog left outside froze to the sidewalk? Seriously? Decent Wisconsinites (if they exist) should run for their lives.

Another installment of What's Wrong with Wisconsin. TGIF!

Layers of fat saved dog frozen to the sidewalk

SHEBOYGAN - A dog weighing more than 120 pounds survived being frozen to a sidewalk overnight, probably because he was insulated by layers of fat, authorities said. The "morbidly obese" dog, an aging border collie mix named Jiffy, froze to the sidewalk when he was left out overnight Wednesday, the Sheboygan County Humane Society said. Few dogs could survive the single-digit temperatures, and it was probably the fat that made the difference, shelter manager Carey Payne said.




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