Brachiocephalic dogs are the ones with faces that are pushed in as compared to the “normal” dog with an extended nose. Well-known breeds include bulldogs of all types, Boston terriers, pugs, Pekingese, shih tzu and Lhasa apso.
Like any good old-world mamma, Rossana Estravides stuffs her family’s hungry tummies with tasty, nutritious hot meals. Most of her family members, though, are her dogs and the ones belonging to the clients of her homespun business, PJ’s Pet Café.
Although the concentration of the toxin is low and doesn’t pose a threat to people swimming in the water—prohibited in the parks at any rate—it can be dangerous to humans and potentially fatal to animals, dogs and ducks in this case, if ingested.