The Vanishing Country Vet
Over at Harpers, they have a very nice piece by Ted Conover about the vanishing country veterinarian. Check it out!
Stand Your Ground Fido!
A veterinarian-owned dog that bit off a 4-year old kid's ear after the out-of-control and unsupervised child went under a table to crawl on the dog's back, is fighting a euthanasia order using Florida's "stand your ground" defense.
In China, gene-editing is being used to design true micro-pigs that will remain permanently lap-size.
The Rock's Dog Dies from a Backyard Mushroom
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson's French bulldog pup, Brutus, was put to sleep after massive organ failure following the puppy swallowing a poisonous mushroom.
Squirrel Trashes Bar
The bartender says he was nuts.
Bernie Sanders is an Eisenhower-era Republican
And that's not a bad thing.
Instant Coffee Is Older Than the United States
A form of instant coffee was developed in England in 1771 but it went rancid after a short period of time, and did not sell well as a consequence
You Can Clone Your $50 Mutt for $100,000
National Public Radio has the story