New York man credits dog for winning lottery ticket


WPLG—A New York man is now a millionaire, and said he has his dog to thank. Dale Farrand said he went to a Fort Edward convenience store last month to get a treat for his dog. Realizing he had some extra money to spend, he opted to buy a scratch-off lottery ticket. A few scratches later, he discovered his ticket was worth $10 million. Farrand said he knows what he'll do with some of the money. "Take care of about 39 relatives we've got ... between grandchildren, children, nieces and nephews. Set up...

Man Buys Slim Jims for His Dog, Lottery Ticket, Wins $10M. A New York man will be living large thanks to his decision to buy some Slim Jims for his dog.