Sunny Morning

Join in the fun every morning with James Howard, Kim Carson and the Legendary Luther! Allow the Wake up Crew to start your day with the hottest entertainment stories, the topic train, Wet Nose Wednesday and plenty of fun for the rest of the week. Plus, Chattanooga broadcasting legend Luther Masingill will feature local community events and continue his 70 year mission to reconnect lost dogs with their owners. Sunny also features the biggest headlines, traffic and weather from News Channel 9. Brighten up your morning with Sunny 92.3!

Poodle or Ferret???

by Admin posted Apr 10 2013 12:00AM

An Argentine man who thought he bought a pair of poodles at an outdoor market in Buenos Aires brought them home to the vet only to be told they were actually ferrets on steroids, reports the Daily Mail.

The man, a retiree from Catamarca, purchased the animals at La Salada, Argentina's largest bazaar.

The veterinarian informed him the ferrets "had been given steroids at birth to increase their size and then had some extra grooming to make their coats resemble a fluffy toy poodle," the paper says, translating a report from a local Argentine TV station. He paid $150 per poodle.

Another woman interviewed by the station said she was tricked into thinking she had purchased a chihuahua at the same market.

It's unclear what the duped pet owners did with their faux poodles. But if you're thinking about buying a poodle at an Argentine market, the Daily Mail has a handy guide on how to tell whether the pooch you're purchasing is actually a ferret:

Filed Under :
Topics : Human Interest
Location : Buenos AiresLa Salada
04/14/2013 4:49PM
Poodle or Ferret???
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :
On Air

Studio Line

(423) 642-92FM
YOU PICK WHAT WE PLAY
Email Address
Your Pick
SITE SEARCH
Wet Nose Wednesday
22008358 Fuschia 3-year-old black and white spayed female Pit Bull Terrier mix.
Let me introduce you to Fuschia! Fuschia is a fun-loving and super sweet dog with the cutest smooshy face ever! She loves to meet new people and makes new friends wherever she goes. Fuschia enjoys going for walks is a great on the leash. She is also learning how to sit on command. If you are looking for a new best friend who is sweet, social, and smart, then look no further! Fuschia is th one for you!
Luther's Videos
Recent Posts
Like it's 1984!
WNW
WNW
Why would they sell this shirt?
Dog says "NO" to cage! LOL
Tag Cloud
No Tags Found !
Blog Category
Blog Archives