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2009-02-03 11:39:35

A 2-year-old dog in the Canadian border city of Windsor, Ontario, spent four days leading rescuers on an international search before being recaptured. The husky-shepherd mix named Zeus escaped Thursday night from the yard of a family that had just been given the dog by Sylvia and Todd Thibert, who felt they couldn't afford to keep him, the Windsor Star reported Tuesday. Windsor and Detroit police and the U.S. Coast Guard were all alerted after Zeus was seen running along the frozen Detroit...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • 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.'