Hide Your Marshmallows, Hide Your Pork Chops, They're Stealing Everybody's Food Up In Here

This week I have a couple new funny dog stories. I learned that my dog will risk her life for food. Travis and I regularly cart Roxi up to our loft. On the evening of this specific incident, we had taken our dinner upstairs to enjoy. The meal was pork chops and we let Roxi have a few chunks that were leftover on the bone. When we finished, Travis carried her down the ladder and came back up to carry plates. Out of the corner of my eye I see movement. My dog was halfway up the ladder....more

Don't Let Your Pet Hold You Back From European Travel

 Have you always wanted to visit Britain but hesitated because you didn’t want to leave your pet behind? Well pack your bags and get an extra-long-lasting chew toy because the UK is the perfect vacation destination for pet owners....more

Tiny Dog Living Under Busy Highway Finds A Happy Ending (VIDEO)

This scared homeless Chihuahua was living under a busy highway in a Los Angeles drain pipe. Last December, she was rescued by Eldad Hagar, from the animal rescue organization Hope For Paws, with the help of Lisa Chiarelli....more

7 Unexpected Ways Living With Dogs Is Like Living With Babies

Based on my personal experience, having had three of each (dogs and babies). For the record, I came up with a whole page of hand-written ways; these are just a few of the less obvious ones. 1. A formed BM (after a sustained period of "unformed" BMs, aka horrible, explosive s#^t that necessitates a bath/shower/laundry/or infected item(s) thrown--using tongs and rubber gloves--in the outside garbage) is cause for loud celebration....more

The Heart of the Matter

A month ago I was a mostly starved street rescue that had been returned to the shelter because I was "hard to train." Read the entire post HERE....more

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