Nothing 'cool' about the cold...

Nothing 'cool' about the cold...

Read a news article today by ctv.ca about dogs being rescued from a dog breeder in Quebec who kept approximately 35 small breed dogs in unheated cages outside. 

We have been having a crazy cold winter here in Toronto, this morning it was -18, and it was reported the night-time temperatures at the breeding facility in rural Quebec hovered around -30. This would have been extremely cold for these small dogs - nothing short of cruel and uncaring.

The Dog Days of Winter

The Dog Days of Winter

Its cold.  It's been cold for weeks on end, and everyone in my downtown Toronto neighbourhood, man and beast alike, are getting tired of it. Someone in our dog park referred to it as the "dog days of winter". Despite not being very politically correct, George took exception to this description. He glanced up at me with the look that clearly conveyed - "Why not "the cat days of winter"?