Official: Shiny dog bowl sparks Calif...

Official: Shiny dog bowl sparks Calif. house fire

There are 5 comments on the El Paso Times story from May 2, 2013, titled Official: Shiny dog bowl sparks Calif. house fire. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Authorities say sun refracted off the dog's shiny water bowl and ignited a fire at Terry and Shay Weisbrich's Santa Rosa home on Wednesday afternoon.

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Since: Oct 07

the place with Pyramid Head

#2 May 2, 2013
really well that is quite interesting. almost funny


Level 8

Since: Mar 11

Rockin' USA ;)

#3 May 2, 2013
Prime Rib..WOW! long see..NOT funny...almost like putting a foil wrapped dish in a microwave, HUH???.

“Up with which, I will not put”

Since: Jul 08

Sao Paulo

#4 May 3, 2013
So the sun "refracted" OFF of the shiny water bowl. How sciencey.
Marley Money

Huntington, NY

#5 May 3, 2013
That's why I never clean my dogs bowl.....or any bowls for that matter, or dishes. It makes them a fire hazard.
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#6 May 4, 2013
Pretty sure the dog had a 'hand' in this event.
Wasn't a Yorkie by any chance, was it?

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