Friend, companion, confidante

Dogs are more than just pets. They are our confidantes, our companions. They are our sidekicks, our cohorts, our comic-relief. They are our biggest supporters and our constant champions. They are our best friends. They are family. No where in the world is this more apparent than it is here in the good old, USA….

A Rainey Night

On this Wordless Wednesday, I want to pay tribute, not to one of the dogs in my life, but a cat. Rainey, aka Fatty, joined our pack some 7 years ago. She ruled the house with an iron paw for several years, instilling fear in the dogs at times, and rewarding their fealty with kneading…

Do your homework

The holidays are a busy time for boarding kennels, and many fill up quickly. When that happens, often people turn to apps like Rover. Be sure to do your homework before you leave your furry family member in the care of anyone you don’t know. https://video-ort2-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t42.9040-2/46308919_200694264190359_3817581346042150912_n.mp4?_nc_cat=111&efg=eyJybHIiOjMwMCwicmxhIjo3MjEsInZlbmNvZGVfdGFnIjoic3ZlX3NkIn0%3D&rl=300&vabr=166&_nc_ht=video-ort2-2.xx&oh=4add2dabbf61c89071ccaa4bc866bee8&oe=5BF55A99

Monkey Business

“Take it easy take it easy Everybody’s got something to hide except for me and My monkey.” -The Beatles circa 1968 “Darling, don’t you monkey with the monkey, hey Monkey, monkey, monkey Don’t you know you’re going to shock the monkey, hey, hey.” – Peter Gabriel circa 1982 There is a theory that dogs live…

A Run to Remember

At any given time in Ohio, dozens of four-legged police officers stand watch on the thin blue line.  In 2015, the effort began to honor those k9 heroes with a special memorial in Batavia. After years of work, the Memorial opened in August of 2018. Three granite slabs list the names of those dogs who…