This is ONE OF 2 responses to VC 32 Drury 8 ("Elevated housework")...
I have never been an animal person but I married one. I discovered the value of dogs one day when Bob threw up. I left the room to get a cloth to clean it up and by the time I got back it was gone. Dogs will eat the darndest things.
Rick's ex-mother-in-law named her dog Hoover just because of this characteristic.