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Dog show in Morro Bay, 10 May 2009.  Best of Bay Pooch Pageant Sponsored by Fidelity National Title Company and hosted by Jenny Brantlee.  $5 donation per pooch proceeds for benefit of the very successful Mutt Mitt program for Morro Bay and nearby area's parks and beaches.  The Mutt Program is run by Sandra and Curt Beebe - and is one of the most successful and impactful volunteer efforts in the area. Photo by Michael "Mike" L. Baird, mike [at} mikebaird d o t com, flickr.bairdphotos.com; Canon 1D Mark III, 70-200mm f/2.8 IS, handheld. Current Events / Dog News from around the Web

We were getting all ready to end this perfectly shitty news day by sharing photos of the new panda babies at the National Zoo, but even that story went all to hell this afternoon, with the death of one of the two cubs. Which honestly isn’t that much of a surprise, since giant pandas are extremely difficult to breed in captivity (but at least we’re...

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All Dogs go to Heaven? Current Events / Home / Pop Culture

Recently, some dog friends of mine brought it to my attention that the pope made a statement declaring something to the effect that ‘Yes, it’s true, all dogs to indeed go to heaven'. My initial reaction to this was ‘duh’, of course all dogs go to heaven. As a species, were some of the most lovable, loyal, dependable creatures ever to walk the face of the earth. Who doesn’t love dogs. People that hate life, that’s who.