A few years ago the French Bulldog was THE dog to own, especially in Britain, where there was a big celebrity craze for the breed. Now, a wave of Frenchies are sitting in Britain's pet shelters, waiting to be rescued.
As each new season of the Game of Thrones repeats their annual warning: “Winter is coming!” — we’re reminded of that time of year when it’s prudent to prepare for the chilly days ahead. But what about our 'Game of Bones’ pet-mates? After all ’sweater weather’ is when humans add layers of clothing to insulate themselves for those seemingly endless 30-degree-below weather.
Meet sweet Abigail, a pit bull terrier that was savagely injured and lost an ear as a bait dog. She wears a bonnet to cover the spot. On October 26th, she won The American Hero Dog Title at the 2017 American Humane Her Dog Awards for both her extraordinary bravery and good works.
Remember when IKEA arrived on the scene several decades back. Headquartered in the Netherlands, it took the world by storm with store openings throughout the U.S. in the mid-1980s. With their marketing positioning statement: “Your home is the most important place in the world,” it revolutionized the ‘easy-to-assemble” furniture industry. It’s eco-friendly simplicity attracted a wide-range of demographics both young and old, with affordable pricing that appealed to most family budgets.