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2010-04-27 07:20:00

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine more than 10 million tons (9 million metric tons) of animal waste annually! Where does it all go? According to William Brinton, president of Woods End Laboratories, Inc., a non-profit research organization, 10 million tons (9 million metric tons) of dog and cat waste is generated annually in the U.S. The lab has specialized in analyzing animal waste since 1974. Besides being a public nuisance, experts agree that conservatively more...

2010-02-01 13:03:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Elisabeth Rohm, dog owner and current star of the hit TV show "Heroes," has teamed up with Purina® Chef Michael's(TM) to celebrate the winner of a nationwide search for the most unforgettable "Doggie Valentine" at the first ever Chef Michael's Be My Valentine Doggie Dinner Party in New York City on Feb. 10, 2010. Taking place at Gotham Hall, one of the City's most prominent and prestigious social event venues, the festivities will include...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.