May 2009 Round-up: Talented Pets & School Visits

‘May, she will stay’ sung the legendary songsmiths Simon and Garfunkel well-over 40 years ago now, and nothing seems to have changed – May seemed to go on for ages!   My month started up at the Birmingham NEC (lucky me eh?) as I was working at the inaugural Ultimate Pet Show which spanned the…

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“My Weapon Is A Dog” BBC THREE Thursday 21 May 2009, 9pm

(From BBCTHREE website) On nearly every high street from Penzance to London and Glasgow to Belfast, there’s a new “must-have” accessory for some young men. Not the latest trainers or mobile phone, but fierce, snarling dogs. Rickie Haywood-Williams explores the hip-hop and peer-pressure culture that has led to this growth in aggressive dogs in his…

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