The Dreadful Visit To The Vet

There are two words I must never say in front of my dog if I don’t want to get a pooch behind the couch sending me a mixture of frighten and evil looks for the next couple of hours. Those two words are: bath and vet. I also never wear a white coat. And I […]

Can Dogs and Cats Make Best Friends, And Why Yes?

It’s already a well-known fact that they can. The presupposed enmity between these two races has been proven to be a prejudice. At least when humans are around to supervise the relationship, it can turn out to be a very enjoyable experience. Yes, these furry creatures might not get along at the beginning. Dogs are […]

Behold The Waggy Mountain Heroes

If you like hitting the slopes, one of these days you might find yourself in the white, snowy, milky wilderness. There’s no Internet, there are no means to navigate the space that we have lost natural bonds with. All kinds of accidents may happen to people who have or haven’t been trained to survive the […]

Baby it’s cold outside.

Walking across the frozen, white grass, my boots are barely making a print. My hand freezes when I grab the door knob with my ungloved hand to enter the house. Taking out the garbage requires gloves, hat, scarf and a down coat. Baby it is cold outside! Imagine what our canine companions can do prepare […]

Love at first sight

He chooses me. “Whoever loves, loves at first sight.” William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night While Blu chews on a pinecone, Simon explains how Blu, wiggled and wagged his way into his heart. “My friends dog is always having puppies. Every time I go to my friend’s house, there seems to be more puppies. He tells me […]

6 Signs You Love Your Dog More Than You Love Most People

The title you just read doesn’t mean that dog owners don’t actually love other people. It just means they love their canines infinitely. So, let’s have a joke or two on our own behalf, fellow dog lovers! 1) Pups are great. Babies are OK too Your cousin is walking toward you with a baby cart […]

Should You Worry Because Your Dog Eats Grass?

Canines are naturally voracious species. Their most delicious meal usually consists of meat. Or vegetables and cereals AND meat. They are not natural herbivores, nor do they intend to become. So why does your pet, having devoured his daily dose of juicy meaty kibble or kibble meat, go outside to sniff around and find himself […]

5 Facts About Dogs That Their Owners Might Misinterpret

Although all of us believe we know our pets better than anyone, sometimes we need to try harder to understand their ambiguous actions and behavior. Doing this will result in a more harmonious relationship and less trouble for everyone involved. Here are five of the most frequent cases of misunderstanding that most dog owners are […]

Dog Prints

Preparing signs for dog prints one afternoon, the four dogs in the house had to offer their paws to me to be painted and then placed on my signs. Pixie let me use her paw but acted as if I was about to amputate the paw. Tucker let me use his paw but turned his […]

Sneaking in Grasshoppers

One of the most enduring characteristics of a Black Labrador is that they have a face of innocence, with sweet doe-like eyes. Those same type of eyes that Margaret Keane used on her famous “Big Eyes” paintings. Eye’s that suck you in, leading to believe that their souls are deep and they could never image […]