Estes Park, Colorado, is a small tourist town just outside of Rocky Mountain National Park. It is a great place to stop and window shop and browse through the stores. In fact those stores are so inviting that on Saturday a large bull elk decided to do just that in a shop called the Water Wheel Gift Corner located on, of all things, Elkhorn Avenue.
Images of what appear to be ladybugs infesting dogs' mouths have been circulating around the internet for a couple of years now. The truth is that they are not ladybugs but an invasive beetle known as Asian Lady Beetle, among other names. These bugs were brought into the U.S. in an attempt to control aphid populations. Now some dogs are getting the downside of these bugs.