A Dog’s Life

Marley probably didn’t have the most auspicious start to life. She started out a stray pup, destined to be separated from her mother and to wander Varkala’s cliff in search of charity from tourists dining at Western-style restaurants and cafés. She would have had limited success at this, essentially a cuteness competition with the other puppies and dogs hanging around the area, until she grew big enough to be ready to have pups of her own. At that time, the restaurant and shop owners would have hounded her out, condemning her to a life of trotting and sleeping around Varkala’s streets, maybe venturing out to the cliff or beach from time to time, running in packs with other strays, and probably not living very long purely because she wasn’t blessed with genes that would make her grow big and strong.

…read more at The NRI…

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2 responses to “A Dog’s Life

  1. Jay

    Really enjoyed the post. Do you have any tips I can use for my Blind Dog?

    • No, but I dare say your site – the site you’re looking to promote on any blogs using the keyword ‘dog’ – has plenty of such tips.

      It is an interesting site, but it has very little to do with the content of my post (which, by the way, is only a snippet of the full article (hosted on The NRI). You might want to respond more to the article you’re commenting on next time you go promoting; otherwise, it looks suspiciously like Spam.

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