Cartoons: It’s a Ruff Life

These cartoons have gone to the dogs.

Dog looking despondant while her owner scolds her.

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  1. They’re all great, but like the one by (a different) ‘Rockwell’ best. I’ve been spending time when I can these past several days comforting displaced dogs and horses at a shelter nearby, due to the fires. Many ARE being reunited with their owners, thank God.

    Most likely ‘The Great American Dog Show” with John O’Hurley should be on early Thanksgiving afternoon. Not being nearly ruff enough on them, NBC IS the worst network; but even WE can give even them a pass for this classy annual show, and the Olympics.


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