Three Things No One Tells You About Backyard Chickens

Seven months ago, we brought home a dozen adorable, fuzzy, sweet little chicks. I had dreams of going into the backyard and grabbing fresh eggs in the morning. I could watch the hens pecking around in the grass, and it'd be a lovely urban farm/backyard oasis right outside my home....more
This was such a fun post! I used to own chickens, but it was for a very brief time. It's cool to ...more

A Guy Broke My Heart, My Dog Never Will

Breaking up and starting over with a canine in tow. I wasn't ready. No one is ever ready. But my live-in boyfriend at the time kept sending me the links from Petfinder. The pictures were all adorable. They all needed a home. They all stared back with eyes that said "please adopt and love me." The more I stared at these images, the more I began to consider it. I thought, hey, if we can do this together, share the cost, hire a dog walker, and forgo the house training thing with an adult dog, how hard could this be? ...more
I would actually throw myself in front of a bus for my two dogs (if there were a situation that ...more

Make an Adorable DIY Dog Bed With Copper Rivets

A few months ago I bought Juniper an orthopedic, tempurpedic dream of a dog bed … which she unzipped and ate within the first 20 minutes of being alone with it....more

Sea World and Aquatica San Antonio

With just a few days to go, you still have time to take advantage of Sea World San Antonio, Summer Days and Summer Nights, with longer summer days and new shows through August 16th 2015. San Antonio Sea World is home to infamous rides, such as: The Steel EEL, The Great White, Rio Loco, Grover’s Roundup and Journey of the Atlantis. Also, popular animal shows, featuring one of my favorite of all time, Azul!...more

Helmets, Gravity, and Human Superiority.

 August 1st is International Helmet Awareness Day....more

What We Learned From a Dog DNA Test

When we adopted our dog Winchester in November 2014, he came with a story:...more

Giving the Gift of a Good Death to a Good Friend

Today I had the honor to stand by the deathbed of a dear and loyal friend.  Today I had the privilege of being with him to ease him out of this life.  And today I also had the responsibility of deciding that it was time for that life to end.Today we put our dog to sleep....more

Wanted: Knight in Shining Armor

Wanted: One Hero, preferably very wealthy.Start Date: Today would be cool.Job Title: Knight in Shining Armor willing to keep an animal rescue and sanctuary functioning for years to come.Salary: Incredibly good karma Like, AMAZING karma! The BEST!...more

Behavior, Personality, and Anxiety.

 Can you tell the difference between personality, who a horse is, and behavior, what a horse d...more

Three Things No One Tells You About Backyard Chickens

Seven months ago, we brought home a dozen adorable, fuzzy, sweet little chicks. I had dreams of going into the backyard and grabbing fresh eggs in the morning. I could watch the hens pecking around in the grass, and it'd be a lovely urban farm/backyard oasis right outside my home....more
This was such a fun post! I used to own chickens, but it was for a very brief time. It's cool to ...more

A Guy Broke My Heart, My Dog Never Will

Breaking up and starting over with a canine in tow. I wasn't ready. No one is ever ready. But my live-in boyfriend at the time kept sending me the links from Petfinder. The pictures were all adorable. They all needed a home. They all stared back with eyes that said "please adopt and love me." The more I stared at these images, the more I began to consider it. I thought, hey, if we can do this together, share the cost, hire a dog walker, and forgo the house training thing with an adult dog, how hard could this be? ...more
I would actually throw myself in front of a bus for my two dogs (if there were a situation that ...more

Sources to find music for your pets

Click here to check sources to find music for your pets: http://bit.ly/petmusicsources...more

The Best Healthcare Recommendations for your Dog

What better than a pet dog or a pet cat to accompany you at home? Indeed, these faithful creatures are sometimes far better than human beings, when it comes to giving you unconditional love and being a true companion. Who wouldn’t like to have a dog by his side?...more