Reg The Fronkey Farmer replied to Strega's discussion 'Archaeopteryx'
"I missed him when he stopped posting here though we were in contact offline. What I liked most about him was his acerbic wit. He took no prisoners when discussing a “dangerous idea” and…"
18 minutes ago
Original Syn replied to Strega's discussion 'Archaeopteryx'
"I was sad to hear of Arch's passing. He was kind, and he made me laugh. I didn't know him well but I knew him enough to know that he accommodated a lot, questioned more, and voiced…"
24 minutes ago
Unseen replied to Unseen's discussion 'What is the most dangerous large mammal in the US (besides humans)? You'll probably guess wrong.'
"One has to do it by "type," otherwise you're overlooking functionally equivalent animals and only looking at purebreds. Looks like a good start.  I know there are good dogs that…"
30 minutes ago
Strega replied to Unseen's discussion 'What is the most dangerous large mammal in the US (besides humans)? You'll probably guess wrong.'
"It's a bit of a mystery to me as to how they manage to police this in the UK, but this link is to the UK government site regarding 'banned'…"
37 minutes ago
Unseen replied to Unseen's discussion 'What is the most dangerous large mammal in the US (besides humans)? You'll probably guess wrong.'
"Eliminating the pitbull "type" would be a start along with some other "types" as well. I've already described the pitbull type in the OP. I would think that anyone who…"
1 hour ago
Unseen replied to Unseen's discussion 'What is the most dangerous large mammal in the US (besides humans)? You'll probably guess wrong.'
"The only way cat bites are "serious" is if they pass along cat scratch fever. But that is a disease one almost always gets from feral or outdoor cats. I'm all for keeping cats indoors…"
1 hour ago
Stephen replied to Strega's discussion 'Archaeopteryx'
"Very sad news.. I loved reading his posts."
1 hour ago
TJ replied to Unseen's discussion 'What is the most dangerous large mammal in the US (besides humans)? You'll probably guess wrong.'
"Free all the pets from their slavery. Emancipation Now! "
1 hour ago
JadeBlackOlive replied to Strega's discussion 'Archaeopteryx'
"Sad news indeed. I knew of him from another site, so maybe I'll mention this if it hasn't been done already.."
1 hour ago
Simon Mathews replied to Unseen's discussion 'What is the most dangerous large mammal in the US (besides humans)? You'll probably guess wrong.'
"Do you have a proposal of how this would work? Could we categorise certain breeds of dog as being dangerous based on statistical number of aggressive incidents for example? I am not a pet owner…"
1 hour ago