Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Pet Shop Owner Creates Beer for Dogs

Thirsty after a long day hunting? It just doesn't seem fair to make your dog watch you enjoy a few cold brews. According to the Abilene Reporter-News, one Dutchman has decided to right this inequity:

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) -- After a long day hunting, there's nothing like wrapping your paw around a cold bottle of beer. So Terrie Berenden, a pet shop owner in the southern Dutch town of Zelhem, created a beer for her Weimaraners made from beef extract and malt.

"Once a year we go to Austria to hunt with our dogs, and at the end of the day we sit on the verandah and drink a beer. So we thought, my dog also has earned it," she said.

Read the full article here.

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