Category Archives: Inform

Foo Dogs

Foo DOGs are NOT Dogs. They are actually Lions! They originated in China:  shi, meaning lion or shishi … stone lion.  In colloquial English they are known as lion dogs. Resembling the Chow-Chow and Shih Tzu led them to be … Continue reading

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Dogs Do Speak

Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen. ― Orhan Pamuk

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The Damned Human Race

Two excerpts from: The Damned Human Race by Mark Twain “Cats are loose in their morals, but not consciously so. Man, in his descent from the cat, has brought the cat’s looseness with him but has left the unconsciousness behind–the saving grace which excuses … Continue reading

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Saluki Saturday

The Saluki is considered the world’s oldest dog breed. They are believed to have originated in Egypt around 329 BC. They belong to the Hound breed group. Temperament: Gentle, Dignified, Independent-Minded, Aloof, Quiet, Intelligent, and Reserved The Saluki is a marvel … Continue reading

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