St. Bernard Rescued After Living Outside in Frigid Cold for 17 Days

St. Bernard survives 17 days outside in frigid Minnesota cold

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Old Lady, as she’s called, was found Monday in Zimmerman after escaping from her foster family on Jan. 4.

The 10-year-old dog was discovered in the woods cold and shivering and in “rough shape,” according to the animal rescue group Ruff Start Rescue.

“We have had search parties, signs, phone calls, and so many people out looking for this poor girl,” rescue officials said in a Facebook post.

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“It's a miracle! She's safe and back in the care of RSR.”

Old Lady is already feeling much better, RSR officials said, and is now heading to her “foster to adopt” home. 

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