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….

Training Your Competition?

Hiring seems like a non-stop process in the pet industry. There are lots of reasons for this, low wages, long hours with lots of holidays and weekends, employee burnout are just a few. With all these threats to staffing, are you doing anything to keep your best employees, or are you training your competition’s best new hires?

A Decade in a Page

Ten years ago today I welcomed this character into my life. It is amazing how fast the time goes between hello and goodbye.

Doggone Good TV

What better way to beat the winter doldrums than some great dog tv?

For 2020

Do something exciting. Do something scary. Do something you always wanted to do to reward yourself. Do something you never thought you could, just to prove yourself wrong. Do something you’ve never thought you wanted to, to surprise yourself. Kiss the person you love. Tell those in your life just how happy and grateful you…

Merry Christmas!

The American Canine wants to wish all of you a very merry Christmas. While it is traditional to give gifts this time of year, I want to thank you all for the gift you’ve given me, allowing me to share a little bit of my life and the lives of my best friends with you….