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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 landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'