Romney’s son follows “Crate Gate” with another pet that “rides outside”?

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I told you this week about the story of Mitt Romney and "Crate Gate,"┬áthe 30-year-old story about a family trip where Seamus, the family dog, was forced to ride on the roof in a carrier.Several people have asked me if maybe it was time to forget about the story, given that it happened 30 years ago. I think that if there was a sense that Romney realized that making a dog ride for 12 hours strapped to the roof of a car was a bad way to treat an animal, then yes, I would say it's time to … [Read more...]

Story of Romney’s dog tied to roof angers dog lovers (and voters)

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With the Republican primaries well underway and the 2012 election looming on the horizon, it's not the economy or immigration or war that's captured the attention of some voters. It's dogs.Specifically, Mitt Romney's dog and his questionable treatement of the family pet on a 12-hour trip to Canada in the 80s. A story at┬áBusinessInsider.com sums up the story this way:"Back in 1983, Mitt Romney traveled 12 hours to Canada with his Irish Setter, Seamus, strapped to the roof of the car in a … [Read more...]


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