Let sleeping dogs lie - Can dogs really lie while sleeping? Your guess is as good as mine. Be aware however that once awake they may tell the truth and upset the apple cart.
Animals and clichés make for problematic copy. We all know that there is more than one way to skin a cat . Yes, but why? Does the A.P.C.A. know about this? Wouldn't it be easier, and less bloody, to weigh alternatives ? How much does a cat weigh and why are they in harms way? Who let the cat out of the bag in the first place?