michael vick

  • Five Cat and Dog Videos for Friday, June 22, 2012

    Five Cat and Dog Videos for Friday, June 22, 2012

    Today’s videos feature a dog “throwing” a treat to a Dalmatian; a dog trying to get a tennis ball from a wading pool, a tribute to a former Michael Vick fighting dog, a small dog racing a Greyhound, and a tenacious cat wrestling a Dachshund. Here are five Videos for Friday. Click on any of […]

  • Howard Stern blasts owners who dump dogs and cats

    Howard Stern blasts owners who dump dogs and cats

    I’m becoming something of a single-issue celebrity fan, and it’s messing with my identity. When Jay Leno questioned the cruelty of Michael Vick‘s actions, it was easy enough to wash my hands of him. I’d never liked Leno, and his utter lack of compassion aligned well with my vision of him as plastic and soulless. […]

  • Animal abuse registry — and why the HSUS’s Wayne Pacelle opposes it

    Animal abuse registry — and why the HSUS’s Wayne Pacelle opposes it

    Yesterday I received two emails from two different animal welfare groups taking opposing views on the same topic. The first came from the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), and featured a photo of Justin, the 19-pound Doberman found starving and on the brink of death in a foreclosed home. The ALDF was reporting two […]