Dog Freezes to Death in Toledo, OH
All of you know I just posted this just today. (Well last night, midnight... But that's beyond the point.) Lets just say I have the smartest dog in the world and unfortunately she's doesn't exactly have the smartest owner.
This morning, it was around 8am and I made Delta her bottle, let Dakota out into the garage, opening the garage door enough for her to get outside and do her business. Since she likes to take awhile and Delta was hungry, I sat down to start feeding Delta. Well, anyways, I get on the computer while she eats and then once she's all done she konks out again, which was fine with me because I was still dead beat tired. So I crawl back into bed with Ben...
A few hours goes by, its like 9:30 I begin to wake up at the same time Delta does... Again she's hungry so I pick her up and walk into the kitchen to make another bottle. At this time, I'm wondering, "Why isn't Dakota running circles around my feet???" and then it hits me.
I NEVER LET HER BACK INSIDE THIS MORNING!!
So I throw the bottle into the sink, rush to the door, prepared to run outside barefoot, holding Delta wearing only pj's, and seach for my lost dog in 30 degree weather that actually feels like 10 degrees, a foot or snow on the ground and more coming down.
All the possibilities are racing through my head: She ran away, she got lost, someone took her, she froze to death, she got hit by a truck...
I swing open the backdoor...
...and there she stands. She gives me this look like, "Where the h*ll have YOU been