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Bernie Sanders believes all animals deserve humane treatment

March 15th, 2016
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Did you know that Bernie Sanders is the only candidate running for president who is an advocate of animal welfare? He strongly believes that animals and their humane treatment deserve the support of our nation’s leader. To prove this point, Sanders’ record shows that he cosponsored the following animal rights legislation during 2014: Puppy Uniform Protection and Safety Act, which would make breeders and pet stores ...

Politics Going To The Dogs

May 3rd, 2010
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This handsome pooch, Woodrow, is a 5-year old rescue that is running as an independent candidate  to become governor of Texas. Lori Michel, Woodrow's owner, is trying to get Woodrow on the election ballot for the November 2nd general election. After she saw Woodrow's charisma at the dog park, where he greeted every park visitor, Michel thought, Oh my God, Woodrow can be governor! This past weekend, ...

And the winner is…

June 6th, 2009
Posted by | Posted in Dog's Eye View, Fun

Disingenuous. Outrageous. Gigolo. These were the headlines splashed on every newspaper, and they barked across the talk radio airwaves. The whiff of scandal was in the air, and every journalist had picked up on the scent. The pup-a-razzi was snapping my picture everywhere I went. I never dreamed that running for dog catcher would cause such a frenzy of activity. It was time to address the ...

Dog Catcher or Bust

May 30th, 2009
Posted by | Posted in Dog's Eye View, Fun

There are moments in a dog's life that galvanizes him into action. I had come to a crossroads. It was time to be serious. It was time to announce my candidacy for dog catcher. "That's dumb," Delfina said while looking up from her book. She was tucked into an overstuffed pillow. "You can't possibly think you could get elected." "Why?" I fired back. "Is it because I ...