As much as I like having her around, my blue lacy will run right through cactus, if there's any, and I have to stop, get the tweezers out and work on her. 'Just not worth it.
Looked at a lease a few years ago and asked about dogs. "Sorry, no dogs allowed." A few minutes later, another lease member pulls up...with his dog. Everyone thinks their dog is better behaved than the next guy's.
...and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. Gen. 1:28