Video: Dog has a sweet tooth for socks

Great Dane eats 43 socks. 43 and a half, to be exact. (Photo/KGW)
Great Dane eats 43 socks. 43 and a half, to be exact. (Photo/KGW)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) – It is a mystery many have wondered about at times: Where do all those missing socks go when you lose them?

Next time it happens, you may want to check your dog.

Recently, surgeons at Dove Lewis Animal Hospital operated on a 3-year-old Great Dane, who ate 43 socks.

“We opened up his stomach and kept removing sock after sock, of all different shapes and sizes,” said veterinarian Dr. Ashley Magee. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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