The Birthday That Almost Broke My Heart

Please read this if you have a dog, it could save their life!...more

Quinn's Gotcha Day

Three years ago, we brought home the biggest canine goofball known to man. He’s a little bigger now, but still the same silly whippet!  Stay tuned…....more

Enza's Gotcha Day

When I was in college and had just officially moved in with the Husbeast (back then, he was the hubs-elect) I vowed to never live without a dog. We knew we wanted a Whippet. I thought we did all of our research and found the perfect litter not too far from my University. Long story short, things didn’t work out as planned and we ended up with Enza....more

freshen up your pet filled home

I've realized that we are those people whose house smells like dog. You know how you go to people's houses and think "how can they stand the fact that their house smells like X?" Well we've turned into those people....more

Top Weekend Round Up - Yes It Includes My Mini Cooper

What made this weekend awesome...read on... especially number 4:...more

Should Your Pets Observe Bedtime?

Should your pet have a "bedtime"? Is it good to allow him to sleep in your bed? Do you let him in once he starts whining at the door during bedtime? These are all questions every pet owner wants to answer.It's such a universal query that even USA Today made an effort to ask (and answer) the question. But every pet parent knows that bedtime routines with our precious furballs are rarely, if ever, actually routine. That's our doggie, sleeping on - you guessed it - my pillow.Like our human children, our “fur kids” have minds and moods of their own.  Despite our best efforts, we often find ourselves at their furry whim rather than running the show when the sun goes down....more

For Rats, Pet Waste Is The Breakfast of Champions

Pet waste may be a gross and unsightly mess nobody enjoys picking up, but that’s not all. In developed areas, doggie deposits left on the ground can also serve as a steady, abundant food source for rats and other rodents....more

The Chevron Dog

Most recently, I have been inspired by those cute little chevron prints. You know the zigzag patterns with fun colors and a silhouette of a popular dog breed.  I was wanting a fun hook for my dog's leashes, so I thought: "Hey, I will make a Chevron Dog painting of my dog, Java, add a couple of hooks and there I go!" For those who know me...usually when I want something, I want it yesterday. So, I broke out a 12 x 12 canvas board and got busy! First step: Draw my chevron pattern. ...more

One of My Babies Has Fur & Bad Breath

Denise Thank you. He is a sweetheart too.more