Posts tagged "Siberian Huskies"

How Cold Is It? Ask Polar Bears, Penguins or Siberian Huskies

How Cold Is It? Ask Polar Bears, Penguins or Siberian Huskies
How cold has been? You know it’s cold when even polar bears and penguins prefer indoors. And JoAnne Smithson’s Siberian Huskies apparently would rather go to relatively balmy Siberia. Anana, the lone polar bear at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, has never grown the thick layer of fat that bears in their native Arctic... Read more »

Small Dogs Big Hearts In Winter

Small Dogs Big Hearts In Winter
Guest blog by Darlene Arden, CABC; author  Small Dogs, Big Hearts: A Guide to Caring for Your Little Dog Winter has arrived for pets and people,  and for most of us it truly has come in like a lion with snowstorms throughout much of the country. Even some places that don’t usually see snow have... Read more »

Wisconsin Shelter Overloaded with Abused Huskies

Wisconsin Shelter Overloaded with Abused Huskies
What do goats know? Investigators followed a stray goat to find 68 Siberian Huskies and a single Australian Cattle Dog – with around 50 other goats….the dogs were in cages or tied up. Most the animals on the this “farm” clearly appeared neglected, some were injured, others dehydrated. The dogs ranged from puppies to seniors,... Read more »
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