Apple Pie was just another shelter dog on her way to death when she was selected to be trained as a hearing dog for a partially deaf woman.
After giving birth to two healthy puppies at a shelter, Betty Boop adopted eight other motherless puppies, raising them all to the point where mother and puppies were ready to go into their own homes.
As much as I hate to do it, the Lizard Brain award goes to Craig Dershowitz, 34, the New York man who has spent $60,000 in attorney fees to get custody of Knuckles the Puggle. After the break up, his ex moved to California with Knuckles.
We all love you, Craig, and we understand your grief. But the law still considers a dog as property, little more than a toaster or blender. Your chances of bringing Knuckles back to New York through legal channels are slim and none.
Knuckles is not your son. He is a dog. You will outlive him by many years and he will not care for you in your twilight years.
You’ve gotten your 15 minutes of fame in the media. You’ve embarrassed your ex-girl friend and strengthened her resolve to keep Knuckles, no matter what you do.
We’ve all lost a beloved dog. It’s time for you to move on.
The Neanderthal Award goes to Dershowitz’s lawyers. I’m sure you know why.
And now we’re not
We don’t know how we got there.
We're not sure what it means.
We noticed some traffic from a site we didn’t know existed.
But as we were basking in the glow of being
#1 on Technorati’s Living/Pets Blogs,
another site jumped in with a sudden change of almost +800
and knocked everyone down a place.
Go quick before we aren’t there anymore.