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8 animals thought to predict the weather

By: WomansDay .com on Feb. 9, 2011, 6:46 p.m.
A dog with rain boots on its paws and an umbrella in its mouth

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What's the weather?

Phil and his groundhog brethren aren't the only animals that humans look to for weather predictions. From frogs to cows, the creatures mentioned here are believed to be able to forecast a coming storm or a hot day. (This article originally appeared on and is republished here with permission.)