Posts Tagged ‘dogs’

New Monopoly token solves domestic pet crisis

August 29, 2013 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle, U.S. Headlines  |  2 Comments
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New Monopoly token (left) seen in cat vs. dog campaign.

New Monopoly token (left) seen in cat vs. dog campaign.

As the new Monopoly token hits shelves for rabid consumer consumption, Hasbro takes a strong stand against widespread pet discrimination.

Cat owners — otherwise known as “cat people” — have long demanded equal treatment in the U.S. For too long, cat people cry out, this country unjustly favored dogs and fans of dogs, so-called “dog people.”

Related: Study finds cat people neurotic, dog people friendly >>

Now, with the new cat token, Hasbro signals to cat people everywhere that Monopoly stands united in the fight to help this historic grassroots movement. Read More

Jennifer Aniston’s Furry Best Friend Died

May 17, 2011 |  by  |  Entertainment  |  1 Comment
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Dogs love you unconditionally and always know how to make you smile. If you’ve ever experienced the loss of a pet, you know the pain is just as real as losing a human loved one. Jennifer Aniston is dealing with this now after losing her Welsh corgi-terrier mix, Norman. He was 15 years old.

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Dog sold in China for $1.5 million dollars

March 16, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle  |  1 Comment
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It looks like a dude in China really has a thing for red heads, because it was just reported that he dropped a cool $1.5 million dollars on a Tibetan Mastiff, thus making this canine the priciest pooch on the planet.

Keep reading for more on the World’s Most Expensive Dog… after the jump!

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Scottish Deerhound Hickory Named Best In Show

February 16, 2011 |  by  |  Entertainment, Lifestyle  |  No Comments
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Hey dog lovers! A 5-year-old Scottish Deerhound named Hickory was named Best in Show at the Westminster Dog Show 2011. What’s a Scottish Deerhound, you ask?

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Top 10 Most Popular Pet Names

December 16, 2010 |  by  |  Lifestyle  |  15 Comments
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Finding the perfect pet name for your dog or cat can often be tough.

Today Petfinder.com, the largest online, searchable database of adoptable pets, announced its annual ranking of the top 10 most popular pet names, and found that for the fourth consecutive year in a row, “Buddy” fetched the top spot as the most popular name for adoptable dogs. For cats, “Lucy” once again purred its way to first place, barely beating “Midnight” for the No. 1 adoptable cat ranking.

See below for the full list of most popular pet names!

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