Two Yorkshire terriers Billy (R) and Jully (L), sit on the bed at a pet motel in Sao Paulo August 26, 2005. The doggy love motel, complete with a heart-shaped mirror on the ceiling and a headboard resembling a doggy bone, has The doggy love motel, complete with a heart-shaped mirror on the ceiling and a headboard resembling a doggy bone, has opened for amorous pooches in Brazil.
A Bloomfield woman was arrested Tuesday after police said she left her 15-month-old grandson unattended at her home but brought the dog as she drove her husband to work.
Loretta McGill-White, 48, was charged with risk of injury to a minor.
McGill-White left the toddler unattended in a crib, police said. About 40 minutes after police and state child welfare officials arrived at her home, McGill-White returned and got out of her car holding the poodle, authorities say.
"I think the officers were a little taken aback when she pulled into the driveway with a poodle on her lap," police Capt. Jeffrey Blatter said. "It draws the question of what's more important."
Police said she told them she left briefly to take her husband to work.