if you are in the Westchester area and you see a flaming Airedale Terrier running towards you, I'll be perpetually grateful if you could throw a bucket of water or a blanket over her
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All jokes aside, I have friend who's cat does the same thing - to the point that the cat will rest it's head on the side of the heater! The joke is the cat is frying it's brain...
But that's a cat for you...http://tds.nin.com/