The Great Dane was miserable and sickly and so his owners took him to an emergency animal hospital in Portland. It turns out the problem was something he ate.
X-rays showed a stomach clogged with a “large quantity of foreign material.” After two hours of surgery the doctor had the answer, the dog had consumed 43 socks.
Even stranger. The $1,500 first place winner was a Plano, Texas, animal hospital that treated an exotic frog that ate more than 30 small ornamental rocks from its cage.
The DoveLewis entry summary says the Great Dane was discharged a day after surgery.
The offending socks
One hell of an X-ray