Preparing Your Pets To Meet Your Baby

Sometimes, just the thought of introducing your human baby to your furry babies can send a hormonal pregnant mama into an anxiety riddled tailspin! BUT, I promise that when done thoughtfully and purposefully, this introduction can be the beginning of a beautiful relationship. ...more
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Read This Before You Give a Bunny or Chick for Easter

Live animals don’t belong in Easter baskets. As adorable as baby bunnies, chicks, and ducks may be, they aren’t great gifts. They require an intense level of care and have life expectancies of up to around 20 years. ...more
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I Can't Believe I Have a Dog on Prozac

This is Buster. Buster is a butt. Yes, he's sitting on our dining room table. No, he's not supposed to do that. ...more
I don't have a dog on Prozac, but I do have one with behavior issues. It can be a real challenge ...more

Cat Entertainment 101: From Kitten Toys To Scratching Post

My kitten is currently chewing on my laptop. And putting her on the ground with a scolding apparently equates in her tiny cat mind to a great game, because she promptly levitates off the ground and does it all over again.I have a house full of cat toys, three scratching posts, and various homemade toys as well intended to entertain this kitten (Name: Matilda Precious Baby). But the vast majority serve only as decoration. However, there are several cat toys that, once I get Matilda Precious Baby (MPB) started, she will play with. Those include the following:...more

Purrfecting Some Skills

Piper our 1 and a half year old cat has some serious skills! Skills she is set on purrfecting!  Of course she has the typical cat skills! She jumps, sometimes just to see how high she can get.  She has quick "feline" movements. And she meows, super well. Trust me! That skill she has certainly purrfected!...more

How to Listen to Your Horse.

 I had a friend who visited my farm during my first years here. She arrived for the weekend with books and wine. We’d cook and stay up late....more

Remembering Kodiak

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My Dog Was Attacked

As I just wrote out that title, my entire body just trembled and I instantly felt that nauseating pit in my stomach again. I can still hear him screaming as I struggled to pull him away from the dogs’ clenched mouths. I fought as hard as I could for him. I just wasn’t strong enough. The weight of those dogs trumped my petite 5’2 stature....more

My Last Big Dog

Eulalia Benejam Cobb (Lali)Blog:  MyGreenVermont.comWebsite:  www.LaliGallery.com...more

Walter on Positive Pet/Vet Training.

 Thanks for not mentioning my big nasty scab. I woke up last week with a corgi toenail inside my ear....more

Are Dogs & Kids Just Mirrors of Our Own Energy?

So... my boyfriend has been insisting that we get a shock collar for the love of my life. (No way. Ever. Not gonna happen.) When I went searching for kinder options, I was floored to find myself looking in the mirror.I should preface this blog by saying: I don't have kids. Unless you count my three pups, which I do. Let me introduce you:...more