Graceless Gracie

When my husband and I got married nearly two years ago, we felt it was the natural next step to bring a baby into our family too. So when we discovered a litter of pugs was on their collective way, we put dibs on one of the pups. And life hasn’t been the same since. When she was born, we went to visit Gracie who still needed to be with her mama. We were all instantly smitten and there was no turning back. ...more
Thanks Emilie! They're part of the family. :)more

confessions of a bad dog parent

(How could I be mad at this face, right?)I have to...more

pugs in clothes

For today's Pets Are People Too linkup, I'm taking the easy way out and posting something that everyone loves - photos of pugs in clothes. It's a thing - there's even a tumblr - So I'm not the only crazy one. The thing is, even a pug has to know when to dress for the occasion. Here are my puggies modeling some of their favorite looks - ...more

Happy Pugsgiving

Last week I talked about what I am thankful for. So on this Thanksgiving Eve, the pugs wanted to share what they are thankful for this year. First up - what Bowie is thankful for - Peanut butter -...more
Karen Ballum Thanks :) I think that my pugs would def agree!more

Farewell to an elder

My Daily Doodle: Pug and Spider

"The itsy bitsy spider went up the water spout. Down came the rain, and washed the spider out. Up came the sun, and dried up all the rain, and the itsy bitsy spider went up the spout again."...more

I want this comedy dog

How come everyone else has a dog that can do cool stuff like this (see video below), whilst I end up with Naughty George whose party tricks include pissing on children's toys and vomiting up bile during dinner parties?...more

A Dog in People’s Clothing

In general I feel superior to people who dress up their pets.  Once in PetSmart MPW was looking at this dorky t-shirt for our dog and I said to him, “Honey, we are just not that kind of puppy parents.”  The woman standing by listening started to laugh and turn red. (I think she was that type of puppy parent).  ...more