Our dogs need another place to be seen and sniffed, and Starbucks' patios
just don't offer enough excitement. No, dogs want to go drinking with
their owners, to bars where there's a lot more action than Starbucks! Does this photo convince you?
Humans have been creating and believing in mythological creatures for
centuries. Humans, being great creatures of habit, continue to do so. Fifty-years ago this year heralded the beginning of one of the most popular television series of all times -- Dr. Who. One of the most beloved characters ever on the long-running BBC show is that of a little metal dog known as K-9.
The Hartz Mountain Corporation, makers of Hartz Chicken Chews and Hartz Oinkies® Pig Skin Twists
(pig skins wrapped in chicken) dog treats, pulled those products off
store shelves yesterday in response to the company's own findings of
contamination in the products. These two chicken products, like many
other chicken treats made in China, were found to contain residue of
unapproved antibiotics in them.
Two weeks ago three Los Angeles police officers were on their way back to their station at the end of their shift when they stopped to help a seriously injured that had been hit by a car. At first they weren't even sure that the animal really was a dog. Witnesses told the officers that the dog had been suffering there for at least five hours with his ribs exposed. The officers rushed the dog to a veterinarian where the pit bull-Shar Pei mix underwent emergency surgery.
Forget waving the Pittsburgh Steelers 'terrible towels' at this year's
Super Bowl. Because not only are they not playing, all eyes might be
viewing something else wagging on the gridiron - namely some very cute
puppies with unlikely football names such as Aurora, Chestnut and Sally.
.... The Doggle toys cost a bit more than your average stuffed toys with
squeakers, but you get a lot more for your money, and these toys
withstand a lot of rough play. They keep my dog happy and busy and that
makes me a fan!
When you look back over the last millennium, it's hard to say if man has evolved? Homo sapiens, the forerunner of anatomically modern humans, evolved between 400,000 and 250,000 years ago. Whereas the lineage of domesticated dogs from wolves is estimated to have occurred only 15,000 years back.