PICTURES of a dog and hare that froze to death in exceptionally cold weather in Kazakhstan have caused a storm from animal rights activists.
By WILL STEWART
00:01, Fri, Jan 25, 2019 | UPDATED: 02:11, Fri, Jan 25, 2019
The animals were literally petrified by temperatures that plummeted as low as -56C.
Shock images show how the hare was frozen alive climbing through a fence – and had to be pulled free by locals.
It was mummified by the severe ice.
The dog appears to have died walking through a snow field.
Brutal temperatures have seen animals freezing on their feet