Officers with the Cottonwood Heights Police Department rescued a dog which was left in a car at a park and ride.
Police say the owner enjoyed a day of skiing while the dog was left inside a cold vehicle.
Officers kept the dog warm and fed at the police station.
Police did not specify the breed of dog.
The owner is now facing criminal charges.
2News has a placed a press call with Cottonwood Heights police and will update this story when more information is available.