In an unrelated story, the Food and Drug Administration approved a new drug for dogs on Wednesday that—although it would have likely spelled the end for Pepper–can keep Fido from barfing all over the car on hunting trips.

The drug is called Cerenia.

Incidentally, here’s a fascinating fact from this Chicago Sun-Times story that you can share with friends and colleagues today: Each year, about 2.8 million dogs get sick and vomit, while another 1.2 million vomit from motion sickness, according to Pfizer Animal Health.