Today Is The TRUE Puppy Day

Apparently yesterday was National Puppy Day. It must be true because I saw scads of puppy pictures on Facebook. But I think everyone was off by a day. Today is the true puppy day. Because it was five years ago today that Honey came to live with us.

10 Mad Skills You’ll Need To Raise A Puppy

Raising a puppy is like running a triathlon. But you’ll need a different set of skills. To run a triathlon, you must know how to drink while running, how to repair punctures, and how to keep going even when you’re in pain. Hey, come to think of it, those are pretty good puppy raising skills […]

I Have A Bad Case Of Puppy Brain

I’m suffering from a serious condition. It’s called infantem canis cerebrum. Otherwise known as Puppy Brain. And I’m starting to wonder if I’ll ever get my regular brain back.

The Puppy Is Coming – Switching Gears

It’s happening. And I’ve got to get ready. The puppy is coming. Returning our latest foster dog, Blanche, to the SPCA and picking up a new puppy will be like turning that pleasant float downstream into a ride through raging rapids. Everything in the house looks different when you see it through the eyes of […]

What Should You Give the Person Who Just Got a Puppy?

Honey is four years old now. But her puppy months are burned into my brain. Because of her, I realized that I hate puppies. But with a little distance, I’ve learned that puppyhood wasn’t that awful. I was just poorly supplied. Here’s my list of things you should give the person who just got a […]

The Daily Dog Blog – Pet Blogger’s Gift Exchange

Type a line. Stop to detach the puppy from your pants leg. Post a photo. Pick up the whining puppy for a quick potty break. Answer an email. Look for the puppy who is suspiciously quiet. That’s what daily life looks like for Julie. And yet she occasionally finds a moment to share her love […]

A Pup For All Seasons

  Your Turn: What’s your favorite puppy season?   

Bitey Face is Dog Thumb Wrestling – Wordless Wednesday

Have you ever watched a pair of dogs playing bitey face? No, I mean REALLY watched them. Are you aware that bitey face is really just thumb wrestling for dogs? One feints with his mouth open. The other tries to lure him in. Back and forth they go, teeth flashing, each one trying to draw […]

Find the Puppy – Wordless Wednesday

I look for puppies everywhere. But I was surprised to find this one.   Did you spot it? No, not Honey. Look again. Extra credit if you recognize his little Japanese friend. Your Turn: Where’s the most unexpected place you ever found a puppy?

Give This Foster Puppy a Name

Are you ready for a puppy fix? Meet… Well, she doesn’t have a name yet. She’s a 9 week old basset hound. She loves to chew, but only on what she’s supposed to. She doesn’t walk so much as gambol or frolic. She’s a cute little whatshername. The only troublesome habit I’ve seen so far […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...