Today, a friend texted me that he'd just learned his dog had a penis. and I'd recently recommended that he buy a bully stick for Clover to chew on. I've always known that they're made from bull penis, but I guessed that.
When dog owners toss their canine companions a bully stick to chew on, they might not be aware that the popular treat could be packed with.
WASHINGTON, DC - August 'Ladybug' a foster dog, chews on a bully stick at Wagtime, a local pet spa in Washington, DC on August
Bull pizzle cut into small pieces for dogs to chew. Pizzle is an old English word for penis, derived from Low German pesel or Flemish Dutch pezel.
A Newfoundland pet store owner says two thieves stole handfuls of dehydrated bull penis dog chews from his store. (Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty.