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Putting on the dog

Posted by Graham Cambray on February 26, 2009 at 12:59

In Reply to: Putting on the dog posted by Mary Jon Morgan on February 26, 2009 at 07:12:

: Where does the phrase "putting on the dog" originate?

This question has been covered twice in this forum, in 2001 and 2007 - and the responses then seem to have covered this far better than I could hope to. Please see and (GC)