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The Dog part of Something the Dog Said died yesterday. Tycho was a ten year old three legged Springer Spaniel and my very good friend. He had vascular cancer (cancer of the blood vessels) and it was ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 633 comments on Thu Oct 07, 2010 at 05:46 AM PDT with 637 Recommends
I freely admit that I've done my share of stupid things in life. I usually learn from my mistakes, although sometimes the lesson takes a while to sink in. One of my dumber moves was the time I ...
by Major Kong
Comment Count 350 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 06:44 AM PDT with 554 Recommends
The FDA announced today that a second country has been found adding melamine to an ingredient it exports. That country? The United States.
by ChristieKeith
Comment Count 324 comments on Wed May 30, 2007 at 03:46 PM PDT with 524 Recommends
I have had it with politics. I've had it with the virulent right wing of this country. I've had it with the pernicious GOP pushing any hateful story for political gain. I hate it all. However, ...
by joeyess
Comment Count 372 comments on Tue Aug 31, 2010 at 07:15 PM PDT with 498 Recommends
UPDATE: Sincere thanks to everyone for your kind thoughts and prayers. I just returned from the nearby school where we used to go for walks or throw the frisbee. We spent so much ...
by frsbdg
Comment Count 308 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 06:51 PM PST with 477 Recommends
WARNING --- this is a rambling vent! Not a lot of discussion of politics below, just your basic outrage over the stupidity and violence that has permeated our society. My Mother's ...
by beantown mom
Comment Count 537 comments on Mon May 09, 2011 at 01:52 PM PDT with 466 Recommends
In an import alert buried deep on its website and just uncovered tonight, the FDA last Friday expanded its hold on imported foods ...
by ChristieKeith
Comment Count 597 comments on Mon Apr 30, 2007 at 09:46 PM PDT with 465 Recommends
My wonderful Maxsie, who was very sweet, intensely loyal, and had a great air of nobility about him, passed away this morning. He died peacefully in his sleep at my mother's house at seventeen years ...
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 468 comments on Mon Feb 15, 2010 at 02:21 PM PST with 401 Recommends
You give us those nice bright colors You give us the greens of summers Makes you think all the world's a sunny day, oh yeah! - Paul Simon She was named for the song. It would have ...
by lineatus
Comment Count 185 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 06:23 AM PST with 365 Recommends
For those who may remember, a few years ago, we were adopted by a stray cat. We called him "Outside cat" for lack of a better name. He was not cuddly or friendly and would run if you approached ...
by Temmoku
Comment Count 173 comments on Mon Jun 06, 2011 at 11:38 AM PDT with 338 Recommends
My woozle passed away 27 February 2014 Thursday at approximately 10am. He wasn't put to sleep, he died in my bed. He died too damned early, probably only half way through a full life. He was ...
by annieli
Comment Count 144 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 10:07 PM PST with 314 Recommends
ChemNutra of Las Vegas, NV, an importer of Chinese goods, has been identified as the specific importer of the tainted wheat gluten involved in the pet ...
by jhritz
Comment Count 296 comments on Wed Apr 04, 2007 at 12:28 AM PDT with 291 Recommends
This isn’t another diary about the vote on war funding. It isn’t about which candidate I like best. It isn’t about abortion or women’s rights or anything all that important.
by irishwitch
Comment Count 471 comments on Fri May 25, 2007 at 12:28 PM PDT with 286 Recommends
Apollo spent the night in my arms, and passed away shortly thereafter at 6:15am PST. Yesterday was a travel day to SoCal from Chicago, O'Hare, and I walked in past midnight. I knew immediately ...
by thenekkidtruth
Comment Count 232 comments on Sun Aug 02, 2009 at 07:44 AM PDT with 275 Recommends
Today I took Buzz to the vet and he crossed the Rainbow Bridge. Buzz at the vet about two weeks ...
by AndyT
Comment Count 156 comments on Fri Aug 12, 2011 at 04:24 PM PDT with 266 Recommends
The first time I held her she fell asleep in my arms and I was utterly charmed. The last time I held her she fell asleep in my arms again. But this time what I felt was a sadness that matched or ...
by mlharges
Comment Count 128 comments on Mon Jul 04, 2011 at 11:47 AM PDT with 265 Recommends
I have read many diaries here from people who have lost their pets. Unknown to most I am a sentimental person, and I usually cry when I read them. So I hope that I will be indulged today to mourn ...
by Jeffrey Kohan
Comment Count 159 comments on Sun Oct 24, 2010 at 08:40 AM PDT with 261 Recommends
Breaking: MSNBC has just announced: N.Y. state says rodent poison found in pet food that killed several animals. [Update: The manufacturer, Menu Foods, has announced they will reimburse ...
by jhritz
Comment Count 570 comments on Fri Mar 23, 2007 at 08:25 AM PDT with 259 Recommends
38 poultry farms in Indiana given tainted feed Some chickens likely in food supply, but human risk is low, government says I have called Tyson Foods that has a big confined chicken operation ...
by Barry Welsh
Comment Count 309 comments on Tue May 01, 2007 at 07:33 AM PDT with 258 Recommends
We cannot know all of the adventures of Ted the Wonder Dog. His early years are shrouded in mystery, and all the good people at Wayside Waifs could tell us was he was found in an abandoned apartment.
by bobdevo
Comment Count 72 comments on Wed May 11, 2011 at 06:45 AM PDT with 254 Recommends