National Black Dog Day: 1st October 2018 #BlackDogDay

  So what is the day all about? “Black dog syndrome” is a phenomenon in which black dogs are not adopted in the same numbers as other lighter coloured animals.  The number of reasons I have heard bandied around for this over the last few days in the lead up to today have really made me wonder what goes on in people’s minds!? Apparently black dogs tend to look “scary or angry”, they don’t have the readable expressions of other dogs, and the final straw for me…they don’t look good in photographs!!!!  Eh?!?!?!   The “black dog” is talked about…