Ed called from work early Monday morning. “Hey, do you want a mouse?” I stopped what I was doing because this was likely to be an odd conversation. “I’m sorry,… Read more One Blind Mouse →
The boys and I went to visit a friend from church who raises goats. Ed always says he wants goats and I’m kind of indifferent. Or I was. Aside from… Read more Goats? →
It’s very important to prepare your pet for the arrival of a new family member. Below is a link to an article I wrote for Swaddles n’ Bottles on this topic. http://www.swaddlesnbottles.com/tips-for-introducing-your-fur-baby-to-your-new-baby/
More than a year ago I self-published a short story on Amazon. I’d like there to be more to publish, but time allows more for quick blog posts than short stories (or long ones for that matter!) I’d love it if you checked it out. It’s the story of a veterinarian, Jack, in Georgia who finds out there is a man who is a dead ringer for him. The ringer has no morals and people mistake him for Jack, causing Jack undue hassle (understatement).
As one might imagine, pet sitting can be an interesting venture. With the blend of personalities of dogs and our gentle giant thrown into the mix, it can be crazy!… Read more Adventures in Pet Sitting →
This is Bear. He is our giant, lazy, funny, dopey Pyrenees mix. He’s not much of a barker; he’s usually horizontal. He’s smarter than he looks and he never misses… Read more The Greatest Pyrenees →
You’ve decided to get a dog. You think rescuing one from the pound is a good plan. You take your time and choose the one you think would be best… Read more rescuer’s remorse →
What is dog flu? You are probably aware of the influenza virus and (hopefully) have received the vaccination. Did you know that dogs are susceptible to influenza? Canine influenza virus… Read more Dog Flu? →