This dog is a Mouse’s best friend! Happy Birthday Pluto the Pup!

Pluto (and what you might call his twin brother) got his start August 18th, 1932 when the Walt Disney Studio’s released The Chain Gang. The two then nameless blood hounds with a striking resemblance to the pup we know as Pluto, were sniffing out the Mouse himself after he had escaped from a chain gang. … Continue reading This dog is a Mouse’s best friend! Happy Birthday Pluto the Pup!

This big shot duck has 2 days for us to celebrate his greatness – Donald Duck Day

It may seem like Mickey and Donald have always been friends…But Donald didn’t come into the cartoon picture until June 9, 1934 – 6 years after Mickey and Minnie made their successful debut in Steamboat Willie. This marks June 9th as Donald Duck Day! (or does it…keep reading) Donald enters the scene as a character … Continue reading This big shot duck has 2 days for us to celebrate his greatness – Donald Duck Day

The elusive origin story surrounding the Hot Dog

Where does the Hot Dog come from? The history of the Hot Dog is as mysterious as the actual meat used to make them…. Historians are not even clear how these delicious staples of Backyard BBQs got their name “Hot Dog”. Two European cities are connected to the origin story of the hot dog… Frankfurt … Continue reading The elusive origin story surrounding the Hot Dog

What’s the most popular pet in the World?

Over 470 million of these animals are kept as pets worldwide. (as of 2018). It is reported that 37% of Americans give this pet a present on it’s birthday. The fastest growing population of this animal is in India. They were not always “pet” material and in fact, started out as wild animals millions of … Continue reading What’s the most popular pet in the World?