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Dogs in Vietnam: Not Just for Dinner Anymore
Emirates 24/7 ^
| Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Posted on 10/15/2013 9:45:34 AM PDT by nickcarraway
Bao Sinh Dog-Cat Resort is testament to changing times
Relatives offered words of comfort to a teary-eyed woman paying her last respects as an undertaker slammed shut the door of the cremation chamber and flames engulfed the small coffin of a cherished family member.
The hastily arranged prayers, cremation and scattering of ashes in Vietnam's capital was for Capi, a 13-year-old dog that died that day after a battle with diabetes. Capi's owner had called Bao Sinh Dog-Cat Resort, a one-stop shop with services rivalling anything on offer to humans.
"I'm so glad this place exists. Otherwise I wouldn't know what to do with Capi's body," said Nguyen Thanh Huyen, a teacher.
(Excerpt) Read more at emirates247.com ...
TOPICS: Gardening; Pets/Animals; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: dogs; food; vietnam
To: Joe 6-pack
a welcome development for the future of “Bo”
They’re running out of agent orange sauce.
posted on 10/15/2013 9:55:41 AM PDT
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posted on 10/15/2013 10:41:16 AM PDT
by Joe 6-pack
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