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April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Watching a shepherd and his sheepdog tend to the flock is a thing of beauty. There seems to be an unspoken communication between the two for when and how to gather the sheep. There are even...

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2011-10-14 07:00:00

âœDynamiteâ dogs, their talents fueled by Dynamite Specialty Productsâ all natural dog food and nutritional supplements, won first and second place, plus a special prize for âœpenningâ sheep, in this yearâs Trailing of the Sheep Dog Trials in Ketchum, Idaho. A total of five Dynamite dogs placed in the two-day competition. Ketchum, ID (PRWEB) October 14, 2011...


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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