Skiier Gus Kenworthy Finds Real Puppy Love with Sochi’s Strays

It’s too early to tell what kind of awards Olympic athlete Gus Kenworthy will take home for his slopestyle skiing, but it is clear that he’s already scored triple gold in the hearts of dog lovers.

When the news hit that part of Russia’s preparations for the Winter Olympics included hiring an exterminator to kill more than 2,000 stray dogs on the streets of Sochi, it was one more embarrassment in a long string of embarrassments. Between anti-LGBT laws, incomplete and poorly constructed facilities, terrorist threats, and killing dogs, the Olympic Games have not made Russia look good.



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