Man loves Dog

By Destiny Givens. Fashion photographer and leather aficionado, Roger Taleeb (above), has appeared on the popular WIN Television reality show The Dog House and was excited to meet and fall in love with his dream pooch. The Dog House is the top-rating rescue-animal show in the Far North. It’s format, of a team of knockaboutContinue reading “Man loves Dog”

Machans animal celebrant releases ‘Licky’

By Heather Luck. Popular Machans Beach animal celebrant, Rose Limbaugh (above), has announced that she will be launching a new app, Licky, aimed at helping pets in the far north find true love. Limbaugh, who famously officiated at the nuptials of former First Dog Ringo (RIP) and his longtime partner Dixie Marshmallow, has identified someContinue reading “Machans animal celebrant releases ‘Licky’”

The Ringo is dead. Long live the Digger.

By Murray Murchison. In a press-conference today, Val Shier announced to a hushed crowd of journalists that First Dog, Ringo, had passed away during the night. Shier had returned from Mexico to resume her duties as Prime Minister mere hours before Ringo succumbed to complications associated with mange. Even amongst that hard-bitten group of veteranContinue reading “The Ringo is dead. Long live the Digger.”

A conversation with Lisbeth Trickett

Part of the Conversations Series, with Shirley Higgins-Croft Dame Lisbeth Trickett is the popular Minister for Defence and Animal Affairs. She was kind enough to spend an afternoon with me at Lunico’s Restaurant at Trinity Beach. SHC: Dame Trickett, thanks for agreeing to talk. Let’s start with the hot-button issue. Where do you stand onContinue reading “A conversation with Lisbeth Trickett”

Mystery surrounds the First Dog’s condition

By Heather Luck Reports have emerged that First Dog, Ringo, may be suffering some kind of undisclosed health issue  The popular bow-wow has not been available for public appearances over the last two months. He has missed such high profile events as the Charters Towers Japanese Opera month and the Ravenshoe Jumps Racing carnival, atContinue reading “Mystery surrounds the First Dog’s condition”

Sources: Jaguar attacks Ringo

By Murray Murchison There are grave concerns within the intelligence community that the recent wildlife exchange between the Mexico and North Queensland governments could lead to significant security concerns. The so-called CrocJag Initiative was intended to promote bipartisan trade and wildlife agreements, but instead may have exposed the inner workings of the NQ government toContinue reading “Sources: Jaguar attacks Ringo”