• Avalanche Buries Dog For 20+ Minutes But Skiers Refuse To Stop Searching

    15 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Even a strong young dog is no match for an avalanche. Skier Scott Shepherd learned that in the hardest way on December 26th, 2021, when his 2-year-old Chesapeake Bay Retriever Apollo got separated from him in the Berthoud Pass area in Colorado.
    Shepherd's group had veered off course, and Apollo ran towards a steep, rocky slope. The bewildered dog triggered an avalanche, and before Shepherd could do anything, Apollo was swept over the cliff by the powerful rush of snow.
    Shepherd described the shocking moment to ABC News :
    “He started moving, and he just looked confused like, ‘Why...
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