cats and dogs


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cats and dogs

n. slow-selling or undesirable merchandise. During the Christmas season, the merchants try to get rid of all their cats and dogs.
See also: and, cat, dog
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In truth, it was raining cats and dogs, such belligerent shower all unprovoked by him who had picked no quarrels nor even been aware of his enemies until they assailed him.
Yet, in general, I like cats and dogs very much indeed.
They seem only to exist so that cats and dogs may gain credit for killing them and chemists make a fortune by inventing specialties in poison for their destruction.
Working with animal welfare groups to help improve lives of stray cats and dogs
The Leopard Cat Research Team at the Endemic Species Research Institute said that stray cats and dogs frequently attack and kill native species.
Due to an outbreak of canine influenza in a New Zealand quarantine facility, the New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries (NZ MPI) has amended the import requirements for cats and dogs to New Zealand with immediate effect.
Despite the age-old myth that the two animals are fierce rivals, Claire Rowe, rehoming centre deputy manager at Dogs Trust Kenilworth, says cats and dogs can be the best of friends in the right environment.
Packaged Facts has traced the rise of the "premium pet product shopper" as the humanization of pets has taken cats and dogs from the backyard to the front room.
Be aware that there are many stray cats and dogs that need help.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 22, 2016-MSD Animal Health expects European Medicines Agency's marketing authorisation for BRAVECTO (fluralaner) Spot-On for both cats and dogs
dog people." "Fighting like cats and dogs." While society likes to humorously polarize dog lovers and cat lovers, plenty of dog lovers share, or want to share, their homes with feline friends.
ISLAMABAD -- Pet owners have long fought like cats and dogs about whether felines or canines make the best furry companions.
The show amused the spectators and was arranged for raising awareness about better care of cats and dogs and also providing people know how to ensure hygiene for themselves.
Overall, one in five cats and dogs were classified as obese or overweight in 2011.