Michigan Humane Society: Don't leave pets outside during frigid temperatures

Posted: 5:37 AM, Jan 21, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-21 05:37:48-05
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(WXYZ) — The Michigan Humane Society recommends pets not be left outside for any length of time during frigid temperatures.

Small or short-haired dog breeds should be brought in when temperatures get below 15 degrees.

Large and thick-coated breeds need to be brought in when it's below zero.

Cats should be kept indoors or brought into a garage.

Also, remember to check your car engine before you leave for work – cats like to seek shelter there for warmth.