Puppy Poop Patrol

That Face!PuppiesI love animals as much as the next person, but I must have been temporarily insane when I volunteered to foster eleven puppies for three weeks....more

Day 60: Kona's First Heartworm Injection

Kona Bear has no idea what's going on....more

Puppies Are Jerks. Adopt an Older Dog!

Since I was a child, I've always had a dog. So when my childhood dog passed away, I have always wanted another companion to keep me company. Having a dog is a true commitment, both financially and time-wise. ...more
Thanks for sharing the beauty of an older pet.  i would also add that adopting a dog that has ...more

My Dog Babies

My youngest son is preparing to go away to college in August, and while I am freaking out, part of me knows I will be primarily okay because I have two dog babies to waddle away my time during my newfound free schedule. Many people shudder when you talk about your animals like children, but the fact of the matter is, THEY ARE CHILDREN! I always say my pooches are from my dog-womb. As the main care-taker in this house - NO ONE ELSE LIFTS A FINGER TO TAK CARE OF THE DOGS UNLESS PAID - I feel quite motherly toward my 15 year old pit-bull and 7 year old Shih tzu....more

5 ways a boy is like a puppy

OMGoodness, your boy is adorbs.   (Though, note: Girls are like that too! If I had known that ...more

One Dog Short of a Six Pack

I'm a dog person. A shih tzu person. They are like potato chips, you can't just have one little fuzzy monkey faced dog. Two is plenty though, trust me. Once you hit three, it's kind of like hoarding, but not really. Well not unless you hit 12, which I did once when we were doing rescue....more
@SunbonnetSmart.com ha, we don't get them gifts. we do dress them in funny clothes sometimes ...more

Wordless Wednesday - Puppy Love

Anne Kimball Bringing Borya Home Wordless Wednesday - Puppy Love   ...more

Tips for Putting Together a New Puppy Gift Bag

The other day someone said to me, "you shop for other people's new puppies the way most people shop for baby showers." Yup, I do. And, why shouldn't we? Bringing a new puppy into your family is a big deal, and should be celebrated, especially nowadays when pets are treated just like another member of the family. Making the decision to become a pet parent is a big one. It means more responsibility and in many cases a new chapter in your life. ...more
Great idea, Jane! Never thought of that.more

Today's Top Story is...

When I wrote today's date in my spiritual journal this morning, October 13th, I wondered what would be the day's most significant occurance.  I love my life.  I have a hard time winding down to go to sleep, and I can hardly wait to wake up. ...more

Puppy love

While I was browsing through photos on my computer today I happened to stumble across my all time favourite Lisen photo. It's of Lisen saying goodbye to one of her puppies. Full post at: Puppy love...more