Yes Euro Puppy sent Havard a Bernese Mountain Dog from Hungary to its new owners Rob & Joyce in Austrailia.
He arrived safely after a long, but uneventful journey, from temperatures of 3c, to that over 40c, but they are looking after him well with automatic water spays to keep him cool.
A four year old Pekingese, called Malachy, won the hearts of the judges at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York according to USA Today. The small Pekingese, who looks “like a (regal) cross between a slow-moving hair ball and an overgrown hamster”, beat some stiff competition with more than 2000 dogs around. Malachy is currently No. 2 dog in the USA and can look forward to a life of chasing squirels in the yard after winning 115 best in shows in his career according to his owner and handler David Fitzpatrick.
People, who are new to dog shows, are often surprised about the subjectivity of the judging. But according to David Frei, long time announcer of the Westminster show, “It’s the nature of the show”. Three of the top six dogs didn’t even make it out of breed judging, including the No. 1 dog, which is unusal.
Malachy was clearly the star of the show and was also one of the few who could celebrate his succes sitting in the trophy he won.
The day that your career counselor asks you about your pet, may be closer to the present than you might think.
We all know that the people, animals and things we surround ourselves with convey a message to the world about our personalities, about who we really are. What may surprise many of us, however, is that people with different kinds of pets tend to seek and find different professions. An American, nationwide survey, carried out by CareerBuilder, finds a correlation between chosen profession, compensation, job satisfaction and pets. The survey included more than 2300 workers who owned pets.
The findings include:
The fact that dog owners are more likely to hold decision making positions implies that dog owners are more decisive than the rest of the population. This is probably because, in our experience, dog owners tend to be more in balance and have a peace of mind.
In terms of career paths, owners of certain pets were more likely to report being drawn to certain professions:
We are not certain, whether adopting a dog will actually increase your chances of getting that IT job or whether it will help you become a better entertainer, but we are absolutely sure that having a four legged companion will make you a happier person.