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2012-12-15 05:02:50

“Boulder´s Bungalow” Named After Agency´s Beloved Canine Staff Member Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 As part of Great Plains SPCA opening their new Pet Adoption Center, they surprised Meers Advertising at a preview event on December 12, with a special thank you for the recent work the agency has created and produced for the animal shelter and veterinary care center. A suite and/or playroom designed for one or more dogs (e.g., a place where a mother dog and...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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