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MonkeyFunk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-17-07 08:29 PM
Response to Reply #23
25. So what?
they've bought themselves a world-ful of hurt. All they had to do with verify that the dog was in a good home and be done with it.
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  -What's this about Ellen DeGeneres and a dog? CatWoman  Oct-17-07 07:54 PM   #0 
  - I think they attacked Randi Rhodes but I'm not sure.  Rosemary2205   Oct-17-07 07:56 PM   #1 
  - Not the Humane Society  question everything   Oct-18-07 01:15 AM   #54 
  - she had a dog, dog didn't get along with her cats, she gave the dog to a friend  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-17-07 07:57 PM   #2 
  - That about sums it up....  MadMaddie   Oct-17-07 08:01 PM   # 
  - I haven't read  MonkeyFunk   Oct-17-07 08:01 PM   #3 
  - Keith just reported it. NT  mondo joe   Oct-17-07 08:02 PM   #6 
  - Right, and the shelter is apparently a pickle faced "rules are rules"  Warpy   Oct-17-07 08:02 PM   #4 
  - And the agency doesn't *ever* let families with kids adopt their pets  Lex   Oct-17-07 08:03 PM   #8 
  - wow for real? 14? thats a tad extreme and i would like to know when and why  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-17-07 08:05 PM   #11 
  - This is a real case of good intenions getting in the way of good outcomes.  mondo joe   Oct-17-07 08:07 PM   #12 
  - Heh, I ran into one of those  Warpy   Oct-17-07 11:23 PM   #53 
  - Anyone who's dealt with the type knows it well. Especially in the "are you good enough for pet"  BleedingHeartPatriot   Oct-17-07 08:13 PM   #17 
  - Talking about not following the Rules!  Links   Oct-19-07 01:04 PM   #65 
  - Yours are so much better than mine.  BleedingHeartPatriot   Oct-17-07 08:04 PM   #9 
  - I think her name was Anne Heche actually...  Mojambo   Oct-17-07 08:02 PM   #5 
  - It comes down to Ellen Degeneres gave a shelter dog to her hairdresser's kids, because  BleedingHeartPatriot   Oct-17-07 08:03 PM   #7 
  - I think I would have done the same thing Ellen did  CatWoman   Oct-17-07 08:07 PM   #13 
  - Dogs drool  ronnykmarshall   Oct-17-07 08:04 PM   #10 
  - Ellen tried to get S-CHIP for the dog  CatWoman   Oct-17-07 08:21 PM   #19 
  - It tasted just like chicken  Generator   Oct-17-07 08:08 PM   #14 
  - ....  tammywammy   Oct-17-07 08:12 PM   #16 
  - It was a rescue group and every rescue group I've ever heard of  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:11 PM   #15 
  - The kids are 11 and 12  MonkeyFunk   Oct-17-07 08:24 PM   #22 
     - It's not stupid to expect people to keep their word.  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:27 PM   #23 
        - So what?  MonkeyFunk   Oct-17-07 08:29 PM   #25 
        - No, that's not "it". And no, they will be fine. Ellen will take the hit  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:40 PM   #31 
           - Well  MonkeyFunk   Oct-17-07 08:44 PM   #35 
              - No, I'm not wrong. I know the industry and I know the rescue community.  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:47 PM   #38 
              - The problem was caused by Ellen  cuke   Oct-17-07 08:47 PM   #39 
              - "the dog was, as far as we know, placed in a good home"  onenote   Oct-18-07 12:27 PM   #57 
        - You wanna talk about thoughtlessness, you should see the Rescue place's Lawyer  hnmnf   Oct-17-07 08:31 PM   #27 
        - I don't watch those freep shows. And out of respect for DU lawyers  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:40 PM   #33 
        - I agree she should have kept her word, because eveyone should do that.  mondo joe   Oct-17-07 08:32 PM   #28 
           - One of the reasons for that clause is people used to adopt animals  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:44 PM   #36 
              - And for that purpose I think it makes sense. But I also think it's unreasonable after  mondo joe   Oct-17-07 08:50 PM   #42 
                 - Look at that great baby!  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:54 PM   #43 
                 - stop it with the cute doggie pictures!!!!!  CatWoman   Oct-18-07 11:54 AM   #55 
                 - LOL! My cats have trained the puppy to stand behind them  sfexpat2000   Oct-18-07 02:24 PM   #59 
                 - What a face! If I had to 're-home' a dog that intelligent, I'd let the dog vote on placement!  havocmom   Oct-19-07 01:42 PM   #68 
                 - Mondo!  MonkeyFunk   Oct-17-07 08:58 PM   #44 
                 - He's a standard poodle.  mondo joe   Oct-17-07 09:04 PM   #47 
                 - how much time? I read that Ellen just got the dog on Sep 20  onenote   Oct-18-07 12:29 PM   #58 
                 - This is another "for the want of a nail" situations.  sfexpat2000   Oct-18-07 02:27 PM   #60 
                 - IMO, a year or so would do it. Ellen would still be in violation.  mondo joe   Oct-19-07 01:06 PM   #66 
                 - Mondo  CatWoman   Oct-18-07 02:30 PM   #62 
                    - Oh thanks!  mondo joe   Oct-19-07 01:07 PM   #67 
  - They were attacked by a right-wing nutjob.  utopiansecretagent   Oct-17-07 08:20 PM   #18 
  - Tha anitics of celebrities invariably make "news".  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-17-07 08:23 PM   #20 
  - Apparently the dog is the last possible primary candidate who can stop Hillary  NoPasaran   Oct-17-07 08:24 PM   #21 
  - Maybe we could have a fundraiser.  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:29 PM   #24 
  - LOL! And you know they wouldn't even to save the free world neither  Generator   Oct-18-07 02:41 PM   #64 
  - I had an encounter with a Cat Nazi several years ago.  DURHAM D   Oct-17-07 08:30 PM   #26 
  - Cat nazi?  mondo joe   Oct-17-07 08:33 PM   #29 
  - Or this?  tammywammy   Oct-17-07 08:43 PM   #34 
  - Yep - that's the one. n/t  DURHAM D   Oct-17-07 09:52 PM   #51 
  - Yeah, people that try to keep cats from being road kill or  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 08:50 PM   #41 
     - Just so you know - the contract I had signed  DURHAM D   Oct-17-07 09:33 PM   #48 
        - Are you sure? Because that's been standard since the 80s or so.  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 09:35 PM   #49 
           - Yes I am sure. It was 1987.  DURHAM D   Oct-17-07 09:47 PM   #50 
              - That's terrible. There's always someone who spoils it.  sfexpat2000   Oct-17-07 10:02 PM   #52 
              - You want pics?  tuckessee   Oct-18-07 12:15 PM   #56 
  - There once was a girl named Ellen  Patsy Stone   Oct-17-07 08:36 PM   #30 
  - Nicely done!  Opposite Reaction   Oct-17-07 08:46 PM   #37 
  - Why is this posted? Who gives a flying f*ck about her dog and pony show!  L0oniX   Oct-17-07 08:40 PM   #32 
  - Oh, so YOU are the cat Nazi!  Opposite Reaction   Oct-17-07 08:48 PM   #40 
  - Why is it posted?  MonkeyFunk   Oct-17-07 08:59 PM   #45 
     - aw made me cry meanie  L0oniX   Oct-17-07 09:03 PM   #46 
        - consider yourself extremely lucky  CatWoman   Oct-18-07 02:29 PM   #61 
  - who shot who in the what now? nt  Javaman   Oct-18-07 02:37 PM   #63 

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