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Creature Comforts

Survivla of the unfit

June 3, 2013
By DR. STEPHANIE DAVERIO - Special to the Sun-Gazette , Williamsport Sun-Gazette

One of my favorite cartoons is one I clipped out of a newspaper years ago. It's only one picture spanning the page and is entitled, "Why Dogs Rarely Survive Shipwrecks." In the background, the stern of a ship is ominously sticking straight up out of the water, about to sink. In the foreground is a life raft containing five dogs. The leader dog says, "Who's for eating all the food now?" All the dogs, including the leader, are enthusiastically raising their paws.



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