Business jargon goes to the dogs

AOL Money Staff

From Snoopy to White Fang, Old Yeller to Lassie, mankind's greatest companions have always been its dogs. Little surprise, then, that America's testosterone-infused boardrooms resound with the barking rhythms of canine colloquialisms. From "dog's breakfast" to "dog's dinner", "dog-eat-dog" battles to "dog and pony shows", America's favorite animal has his muzzle tightly pressed to the heart of the nation's financial sector.