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Trouble Strikes Again- United Airlines Blamed For Dog’s Death

United Airlines
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It’s been a really bad year for United Airlines with a wide variety of negative incidents taking place.

The main headline grabber was a passenger being dragged off of a United Airlines plane back in April. A few days later, a scorpion stung a passenger during a flight. In late June, a baby overheated on a plane stuck on the tarmac. There’s been other incidents too…

Now United is being blamed for a dog’s death. Continue reading Trouble Strikes Again- United Airlines Blamed For Dog’s Death

Meeting A Paws For Life Therapy Dog at BUF Airport

therapy dog

A couple of weekends back the Michael W Travels family visited Buffalo, NY.

On the way home Kim noticed a cute friendly dog playing with another family. Lucas really loves dogs so Kim suggested that he go over and ask to pet the dog.

This turned out to be a simple request considering the dog was walking around the airport with its owner as part of the Paws for Love program! Continue reading Meeting A Paws For Life Therapy Dog at BUF Airport

Ridiculous Street Signs #19- Dog Fouling Is Not Permitted- Malta

I’m not sure what it is but lots of funny and odd signs tend to have poop as the subject matter.

During our first day on Malta we spent our time wandering around the capital Valletta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Since we arrived in the middle of the day we figured it would be best to just head into the city with no real plans besides strolling around and getting a feel for the area.

After walking around some of the steep,  hilly streets we ended up close to the water where we had some spectacular views. We decided to keep walking along this route to see what else was around. Continue reading Ridiculous Street Signs #19- Dog Fouling Is Not Permitted- Malta

Ridiculous Street Signs #7- No Dog Fouling- Macau

While visiting Macau I came across a couple of signs that caught my eye. They both involve man’s best friend, the dog.
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The first sign has a beautiful picture of a person watching their dog pooping (fouling). Along with it was a message of a fixed fine of MOP600 (Macau Patacas, about $75US) for dog fouling. (This was a few years back so I have no clue what the fine currently is for this offense.)
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