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It’s all about sharing

Here we see a duck and a dog peacefully sharing a meal — at least until the food runs out.

Then the duck gets a little peckish.

The dog, who looks like he might have a little pit bull in him, takes it all in stride before nonchalantly walking off.

We won’t cast judgment, since we’re not sure if the food actually belonged to, or was meant for, the duck or the dog.

There’s no explanation of the video by the person who put it on YouTube — other than “quack, quack, quack.”

Interestingly, the comments that have been made about the video indicate there’s some sort of argument going on between humans, who sometimes have trouble sharing, and get a little peckish, too. Apparently someone thinks the video was “stolen.”

“Please stop stealing other people’s videos,” reads one comment.

It’s not clear — to me, anyway — whether they’re complaining about the video being stolen and put on YouTube, or they think it was “stolen” off of YouTube, for use somewhere else, as we have done, via the embed code that most all YouTube videos have, for the express purpose of sharing.

The comments are of no help in figuring things out — instead they consist of the kind of not-so-witty banter we’ve grown to expect from comments on the Internet (except those left on ohmidog!, of course.)

Whose video is it? Whose food was it?

Dunno.  But I’m happy to share.


Comment from Eighteenpaws
Time June 5, 2013 at 11:59 am

What a “quack-up!” I needed this humor today. Ha! I can just imagine my Furs putting up with a pecking, prodding duck who is scarfing up their food! Like NEVER! That is one sweet, patient dog! Thnx!

Comment from Jen Brighton
Time June 5, 2013 at 7:07 pm

I really love your sense of humor and writing skills. How can a video be stolen when it’s posted on a world wide web?

This reminds me of a photo I cut out of a magazine eons ago. A pointer-type dog lying near his food bowl with a pained look on his face while a skunk eats all his dog food out of the bowl. It was priceless.