The Michigan Dogman And The Gable Film Hoax

It is said that stories about a man-beast with a dog's head and human body walking upright around Michigan have been circulating as far back as 1887. Others point out that Native tribes of Michigan have had legends of people turning into animals that go back even farther in the state's history.

One thing is certain: We seem entertained by the whole thing.

Let's look at how this story came about and some of the sightings in years past.


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A Michigan man named Robert Fortney claims to have had an encou