Dogs are being found abandoned and freezing On Monday, the Houston SPCA investigation team responded to a report of six dogs left outside an auto body shop. One dog was dead and covered in snow, another was alive but emaciated. The five living dogs were taken to the Houston SPCA campus where they were immediately seen by a veterinary team, the organization said. A dog is found outside of a Houston auto body shop in freezing temperatures. The area where the dogs were found registered at 18 degrees.