Weather Forecast

Seventeen cocker spaniels rescued by Cocker Spaniel Resources were brought to the pickup site in the bed of a truck. CSR President Jan DeCraene estimated the temperature at the time was minus nine. (Submitted photo) Warning: Additional photos may be graphic.

Rescued dogs need help; so does helping organization


On a recent sub-zero March day, volunteers from a town of Troy-based rescue group drove to a quiet church parking lot on the other side of Wisconsin to take possession of 17 cocker spaniels with severe eye, ear and skin injuries.


The dogs were bro

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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