Exciting Times For Favorite Political Animals

Everybody seems to agree that politics is going to the dogs. All we have left to decide is how the dogs would vote....more

A dog's purpose - aka why I love Lucy more and more every day

A friend of mine posted this on Facebook today, and it resonated with me so much that I had to share it with ya’ll. It’s no secret that Lucy is like our first child – and it really is true that your animals can teach you a lot about life… So read this and be sure to take a little extra time to enjoy your dog (or other pet) today!A Dog’s Purpose? (from a 6-year-old)....more

Love of Animals, Even Fictitious Pets

Love of Animals, Even Fictitious Pets I really love pets.  They're like children.  They know if you really love them or not.  You can't fool them.  ~Donna Douglas...more

Kai vs. the Spider Plant

This week has been busy & I haven't gotten out much. So there wasn't much to write about.Here's a very amateur video of Kai the cat, of her hopes & dreams to annihilate the hanging spider plant. The spider plant is not poisonous to cats or dogs, but it can upset their stomachs if they ingest it. Plus I just wanted to do something silly that didn't require much brain power. Hope you enjoy!...more

Bad Decision – Storm Locked In!

Bad Decision – Storm Locked In! Sometimes I make bad decisions.  ~Heather Piper...more

Five Things Children Learn From Their Pets

Anne KimballLife on the Funny Farm...more
I know for a fact that I learned all of those things from my childhood pet, Pierre.  He was my ...more

From Rescues to Rockstars, the Furry Fashionistas of BlogHer '12!

I can still remember the first time I saw my dog Molly. It was August 29th, 2006. She was in pretty rough shape, with some medical issues that needed attention (and let's face it, money), but as soon as her paws hit the floor, she was like a toy who had been newly wound up. Goofy and playful, running all over the place, jumping up and trying to give kisses. And she opened up a place in my heart that I never knew existed before (and yes, I realize what a cheesy line that is, but it doesn't make it any less true). I think that's the beautiful thing about adopting a pet. That symbiotic relationship. You may be rescuing them, but they rescue you right back, in their own way. ...more


Thank you to our fur-babies for giving us practice on being up all night with an infant!In the past 12 hours, 1) Seamus and Skylar dug into the cat litterboxes like it was Old Country Buffet (GAG)2) Skylar horked at 3am due to upset stomach from their buffet3) Seamus had an accident at 4:30am due to medicine he's on.4) Cats sat on each side of us and meowed at 5:30am because they were hungry.Oh ma God! Luckily, they are normally angels.  But now we are ready!...more

Concrete Jungle

Come on by the blog today and check out our new Concrete Jungle.  ...more

Release That Inner "Arteest" In Your Pet

Before Baylie came onto the scene, my house was decorated in the style in which I prefer.  It wasn't long before I noticed the differences in our taste of decor.  I like everything neat and tidy.  Baylie likes that lived-in look....more