Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Volunteer Christa Steinke tries to pet and cheer up a large dog being held at the emergency pet shelter set up at the North Dakota State University North Central Research Extension Center in Minot on Thursday. Over 375 animals are being sheltered including dogs, cats, birds, some reptiles and other small animals, in a building normally used to house agricultural products for NDSU.

Minot pets homesick as owners kennel animals to deal with evacuations

Email

MINOT -- Mimi hasn't eaten for days.

Like thousands of other flood evacuees here, the 11-year-old Doberman pincher-Manchester terrier mix is having trouble getting acclimated to her new surroundings. Her owner, Jody Wright, 42, said he had no choice but to kennel Mimi when he evacuated his house Wednesday afternoon.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness