dogwash

dogwash

/dog'wosh/ (A quip in the "urgency" field of a very optional software change request, ca. 1982. It was something like "Urgency: Wash your dog first") A project of minimal priority, undertaken as an escape from more serious work. Many games and much freeware get written this way, including this dictionary.
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Annemarie Lane, 25, of the Dogzwash Self Service DogWash is organising a Go walkies for Guide Dogs sponsored event and needs other people to lend their support.
The Dogwash delivers a five, 10 or 15 minute clean for pets while their owners get the motor cleaned.
We already get 7,000 customers a day to the forecourt so I decided the dogwash would soon pay for itself.
DOGWASH A dog unloads the washing machine; SAFE PAWS Waiting patiently for the green man; CAN-INE Straight past the Bonio to the tinned soups; SIT UP A pup at the Centre learns to help someone out of bed; ON THE MONEY: Clever canine Yarra does her stuff for our Sara at the cashpoint Pictures: CHRIS GRIEVE; GNASHPOINT Yarra retrieving my cash and card