2 dogs abandoned at ‘freezing cold’ dog park in NC town, police say


HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Two dogs were abandoned in the “freezing cold” at a dog park in Hillsborough Sunday night, police say.

The two dogs were discovered when police heard “barking coming from freezing cold Gold Park,” officials said in a Facebook post.

Officers investigated and found two dogs locked inside the fence at the dog park. The dogs did not have collars, but “appeared to be friendly and well-cared for,” police said.

The dogs were rescued by Orange County Animal Services, according to officials.

Police said they are not sure why the dogs were abandoned.

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