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2014-02-13 23:26:17

All proceeds from this special photo shoot will benefit homeless dogs and cats. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Lucky Dog Animal Rescue and Houndstooth Photography will be holding a Valentine’s Photo shoot on Saturday, February 15th at Wagtime, 1232 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC. The shoot will be from 11 am to 1 pm. The $35 dollar sitting fee will be donated to Lucky Dog Animal Rescue. Prints can be ordered from Houndstooth Photography for an additional charge. Pet...

2013-08-15 23:23:37

After an overwhelming outpouring of donations, Lucky Dog Animal Rescue is pleased to announce they have collected enough money to provide a prosthetic foot to one of the organization’s dogs available for adoption. Evan, a 4-month old mixed breed puppy, was born without his front right paw. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Lucky Dog Animal Rescue is excited to announce they have reached their goal of raising $1,200 for Evan, a 4-month old border collie mix who was born without his...

2009-12-23 15:54:00

Consider Gift of Dog License, Due Jan. 1 HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although many people dream of finding a puppy or other new pet under the tree, Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today urged consumers to give careful consideration before buying or adopting pets during the holidays. "Bringing a pet home or giving a pet as a gift comes with a high level of responsibility and a long-term commitment, and that important message should not be lost in...

2009-12-01 03:00:00

GENEVA, December 1 /PRNewswire/ -- - Eukanuba World Challenge 2009 - Geneva30th November 2009 Eukanuba proudly announce the 41 extraordinary dogs representing their countries in the Eukanuba World Challenge 2009. These accomplished dogs will travel from nations across the globe to meet up in Long Beach, California. This unique international event will take place on 12th & 13th December, hosted by the AKC/Eukanuba National Championships at their 125th Special Anniversary...

2009-09-17 17:06:04

British animal authorities said a puppy rescued from a rabbit hole was likely trapped underground for more than a week, surviving on condensation and body fat. Craig Brown, an animal control officer in Newcastle-under-Lyme, England, said council workers digging in the town discovered the Jack Russell terrier, nicknamed Hope, trapped 4 feet into a rabbit hole, The Sun reported Thursday. Brown said the dog likely survived by licking condensation from the walls of the tunnel. The dog was very,...

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2009-02-20 17:10:56

Socks, a former stray cat who made it to the White House, died Friday at the age of 20, former President Bill and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said. The ex-first feline, who lived with the Clinton family at the governor's mansion in Arkansas before moving with the Clintons to the White House, had been battling throat cancer since November and couldn't stand up anymore. After he stopped eating, he was euthanized in Maryland Friday morning. Socks brought much happiness to Chelsea and us...

2009-02-01 14:45:41

A Washington marketing executive says he's organizing a campaign to put a Labradoodle in the White House. Labradoodles for Obama aims to make one of the half-Labrador retriever and half-standard poodles First Dog while raising money for the Washington Humane Society, said Greg Nelson, who owns a Labradoodle named Arbo. President Barack Obama has said his children's first choice for their first dog is a Labradoodle or a Portuguese water dog, neither of which is found in many shelters, from...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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