Pet grooming with a difference

It’s well known in Dubai that helpers try to iron all sorts of things, from baby clothes to boxer shorts. Today, I was in our local supermarket and spotted this advert on the noticeboard. I just love the way it reads, giving the impression that the houseboy will iron your pet for you! Only in Dubai …

As an American friend just pointed out to me, US readers may also enjoy the way it suggests you’re contacting the Mob if you call.

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About Circles in the Sand

Sun worshiper, journalist, mother, pilot's wife and distracted housewife living in the land of glitz and sand
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3 Responses to Pet grooming with a difference

  1. MsCaroline says:

    Ironed pets – ouch. However, based on what our Philippine housekeeper irons (among other things, MrL’s boxer shorts) it’s not really *that* far out of the realm of possibility….

  2. Jean says:

    Rather funny ad. Nothing like learning English.

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