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2014-01-28 08:27:08

First Annual Pooch Bowl Party Lets People and Pets Enjoy the Day with a Free Play Session for Dogs SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Big Game" may be one of the best days of the year for football fans, but for pets the loud yelling, unhealthy snacks and crowds of people can cause more stress than enjoyment. For pet parents who want to keep their pet occupied and having fun on Sunday, February 2, 2014, Pooch Hotel will be hosting their first annual Pooch Bowl Party,...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'