"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 07-24-2006, 08:57 PM   #11
Chef Extraordinaire
 
middie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Cleveland,Ohio USA
Posts: 16,264
Send a message via Yahoo to middie
Bigdog I get email from them alot. I used to have a membership with them.
__________________

__________________
middie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2006, 10:45 PM   #12
Head Chef
 
Shunka's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: USA,Arizona
Posts: 1,023
Bigdog, almost all of the ones I had were rescues from abuse and people that did not know what they were getting into. Most of those people got into it for the status. Wrong thing to do!!!! I still rescue animals of all sorts (reptiles exculded!!!).
__________________

__________________
Shunka is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2006, 05:32 AM   #13
Executive Chef
 
marmalady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: USA,SouthCarolina
Posts: 2,642
No, I'm not advocating wolves or wolf-hybrids as pets, either! I think the work that the folks on the rescue sites, and people like Shunka do is wonderful. The animals can't help who they are. It's (@#*(@ people who breed them because it's a 'status' thing.

And to keep it straight, Shiloh Shepherds (at least the ones bred by the founder and registered as ISSR Shilohs) are NOT wolf-hybrids!
__________________
marmalady is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2006, 03:24 PM   #14
DC Grandma
 
Dove's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: USA,California
Posts: 3,217
Thank you Marm for sharing..they are beautiful animals .
I'm not sure just where Maryville Tn. is. We have driven Highway 40 from Ca. to NC many, many times..Will you be in the Black Mountain area? Just a stones throw east of Asheville NC. My niece (DH's) niece and husband own the German Restaurant in Black Mountain. Well worth the stop and really super people.
Berliner Kindel, Inc.
German Restaurant & Dili
20 Ball Street
Black Mountain, NC
826-669-5255

A funny thing..When Kitchenelf's friend invited Elf and DH out for dinner she said they were going to a friends place about an hour up into the mountains..It was Sharon and Freddie's restaurant. It turns out Elf's friend was Sharon's Bridesmaid !
__________________
May I always be the person my dog thinks I am.

Walk towards the Sunshine and the Shadows will fall behind you!
Dove is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2006, 07:44 PM   #15
Executive Chef
 
marmalady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: USA,SouthCarolina
Posts: 2,642
Small world, isn't it, Dove!

Here's Maryville:
http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp...ate=TN&zipcode=

(Yikes - that was Mapquest, in case you couldn't get to it, lol!)

A little south of I-40, southwest of Knoxville and Sieverville. I can't wait!! This will be my first weekend 'away' in over 2 years, and I sure do need it!

I will be at the Dayspring Kennel all day Saturday, then going back to Maggie Valley Sat. nite. I'm thinking - maybe - of heading up I-40 to Asheville, then to Black Mountain - not sure if I'm going to do that, or just cruise down through Bat Cave and Chimney Rock and Lake Lure on the way home - you can see my itinerary is pretty loose! :) I love the Smokies - my soul is there, and it's where I find peace. I know there's a Cherokee somewhere in my past! :)
__________________

__________________
marmalady is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:55 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.