Re: YET another aquatic ape post

Ed Berkeley (
Wed, 8 Feb 1995 02:33:19 GMT

Pat Dooley ( wrote:
: good diving ability. You will find, if you hold you dogs underwater, that
: they
: don't hold their breath. They don't learn to dive either; weigh their food
: down
: and throw it into six feet of water. Even if they see you do it, they
: still
: won't be able to retrieve it.

: Pat D

Perhaps you've never known any fanatical retrievers. I once
hiked with a dog who would dive to the bottom of a six-foot-deep pool to
pick up rocks. Not rocks that we threw, just whatever happened to be
lying arond down there.

Ed Berkeley
Tucson, Arizona