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If you own a dog, right now in your yard are piles of squishy turds that have thawed out and you really don't want to scoop them up.  (If you enjoy this, please come to my house...I have a Saint Bernard.  #EnoughSaid). Picking up squishy dog poop is one of the things we truly hate doing in Minnesota as spring temps warm up our frozen state.  I am willing to share though and let anyone in the midwest join in - Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois - feel free to jump on the bandwagon and join us in our disgust as we all pick up squishy turds in our yards.  And just like an infomercial...but wait, there's more!  Yeah, dog poop isn't the only thing we are hating on.  See the rest of the list below.

11 Things That Happen In The Spring That Minnesotans Don’t Like

We love that the weather is getting warmer in Minnesota but there are a few things about Spring that don't bring us joy. A few things actually make us gag because it is a nasty job,

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One thing that I didn't put on the list that I probably should have included is "snakes".  I am one of their biggest haters and my eyes are always on the lookout for those nasty creatures.  Yours should be too.  In fact, Minnesota is home to quite a few different types of snakes.  Keep scrolling to see photos so you know what to watch out for.

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