Multnomah County Animal Services: Audited to Death

Multnomah County Animal Services in Oregon has a long and troubled history. A county audit in 2016 found that records were severely lacking, including intake and outcome information on thousands of animals and the use of euthanasia drugs. Other serious problems included insufficient staff to properly feed, clean and exercise animals, staff not trained to … Continue reading Multnomah County Animal Services: Audited to Death

Vintage Dog Book on the Belvoir Hounds

The 1898 book by Cuthbert Bradley, The reminiscences of Frank Gillard (huntsman) with the Belvoir hounds, 1860 to 1896, contains numerous sketches and paintings, most by the author and Basil Nightingale. Here is a selection of images: No one ever calls me Sluggard. Source for all images: Bradley, C. (1898). The reminiscences of Frank Gillard … Continue reading Vintage Dog Book on the Belvoir Hounds