Out of the "bickering" came some very interesting views on a topic that affects a lot of dog owners across the country. The OP kept responding so I don't think they were that offended.
As far as notifying the mods, that's a slippery slope. Sensitive people will send PMs on a regular basis.
Jack (Hunter) vom Adlerstein 12/20/2006
Zena vom True Haus 8/25/2011