Petside Digest: Dog Wedding, Pit Bull Lennox Earmark Animal News This WeekPublished July 13, 2012
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Dog Wedding Earns World Record: ABC News
We'll start this week's edition of the Petside Digest off with a bit of light-hearted pet news. According to ABC News, an over-the-top affair held in New York managed to earn a world record for being the most expensive pet wedding in history. Yes, apparently pet weddings are real and do exist. The pups in question were propped up to say (or bark) their "I do's". Read more about this extravagant affair over at ABC!
Pit Bull Lennox Dies: Petside
The debate over whether pit bulls are inherently dangerous has been sparked yet again due to the death of Lennox, a pit bull who had been put to sleep simply because he is a pit bull. Read why some are outraged right here on Petside, and weigh in and let us know your thoughts on whether this pit was unjustly put down.
Humane Society Makes Friday the 13th Lucky for Cats: LA Times
The Humane Society in Pasadena is leading the charge to make Friday the 13th lucky. . . for black cats, at least. Today, the society is offering up black felines for adoption at the reduced price of, you guessed it, $13! Hopefully, some cats will find a forever home out of this excellent promotion!
Internet Cat Videos Have Film Festival: Petside
That's right: there is a film festival for viral cat videos. Usually viewed alone or in the solar of the work place, the festival is seeking to turn the viewing of these adorable clips into a social activity. Read about the social experiment and festival right here on Petside!
Adoptable Pet of the Week: Max
Max is an adorable Beagle hailing from upstate New York. His story is especially sad, as he was turned into the shelter as the result of a divorce. He's already neutered and up to date on all of his shots. If you can, give this guy a chance at a forever loving home!