Our drive from Memphis to Nashville was to only take a few hours so we decided to take a detour to the Shiloh National Military Park on the way. The park commemorates the battle of Shiloh a critical and bloody Civil War battle on April 6-7, 1862.
Today, Friday 30 September 2011, is a critical day in the dog owning world of Victoria, Australia. Today the amnesty on restricted breed dog ownership ends as council officers now embark on the government mission of hunting down the unregistered pit bulls, putting a loop pole around their necks and taking them away for a shot of the permanent sleep medicine.
You could well imagine the outcry, the planned protests, the unplanned protests – and the smiles on the faces of those whose life it is is to not live next door to a dog, especially a dangerous one.