"Dogman" wrote in message
> On Tue, 4 May 2010 21:28:10 -0500, "starcat"
>>> This dog is overweight:
>>> This dog isn't:
>>> See the difference?
>>> They're both Labrador retrievers, and they exhibit body types very
>>> similar to Muttley's.
>>The second dog has a waistline and looks really good. The first one,
>>looks like a lot of Labs I see.
> You have no idea the sadness it brings me, too, Starcat.
> When I watch Westminister and they bring out the so-called Labrador
> retrievers, I've been known to sob like a little baby.
> I'm crying right now, just thinking about what the show folks have
> done to me beloved Labrador retriever.
I have a real soft spot for Labs and one of my pet peeves about some Lab
owners is they overfeed, underexercise, and don't train - thinking Labs are
so good-natured they practically train themselves. (Okay, that's three pet