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.


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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