Alaska breaks heat records

Stan Deyo

ORIGINAL CAPTIAN: A cow moose cools her hooves in a child’s swimming pool in Anchorage, Alaska. While spending a couple of hours relaxing, her two calves beat the heat by resting in the shade a couple of houses away. (ANCHORGAE DAILY NEWS/ MCT /LANDOV)

Moose family cools off by the pool.  

Ron and Sabrina Owsley found an unusual guest in their swimming pool on a hot day in North Pole. They said it was the second year in a row a moose has gone for a swim in their backyard pool.

Even the moose are having to find ways to deal with all that sun. A moose takes a dip to cool off in a backyard pool in this photo taken in Big Lake, Alaska, by Lonea Moore McGowen. (Courtesy KTUU-TV)

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