Cat and dog

like a cat and dog; quarrelsome; inharmonious.

See also: cat

References in classic literature ?
It was Miss Reed that found them out: I believe she was envious; and now she and her sister lead a cat and dog life together; they are always quarrelling--"
He was as little disturbed or frightened as if an elderly cat and dog had walked into the room.
However, when after an hour's journey underground she found herself in a splendid palace with lovely gardens, she felt a little reassured, and was further cheered when she discovered that her pet cat and dog had followed her.
Fanny considered him a bear, and was ashamed of him; but never tried to polish him up a bit; and Maud and he lived together like a cat and dog who did not belong to a "happy family.
This includes a 68% to 19% margin among people who own both a cat and dog, and a 68% to 18% preference among those who own neither.
Prevalence of human pathogens in cat and dog fleas from New Zealand.
Leading UK cat and dog charities, Cats Protection and Dogs Trust, have joined forces to conduct some joint research amongst cat and dog owners aged 55 or over concerning our pets' ability to keep us feeling young, happy and healthy
99) of cat and dog food are made from New Zealand free-range, antibiotic- and hormone-free lamb, beef, chicken and fish mixed with raw egg, garden vegetables and vitamins.
Most cat and dog foods today are either healthy or taste appealing to pets.
But Lois Newman of West Los Angeles, president of the Cat and Dog Rescue Association, called the idea ``the stupidest thing I've ever heard.
Hallmark is planning another line of cat and dog cards for 1997.