A walk in the park

My boyfriend Josh, my mutt Ace and I just returned from a backpacking trip in western North Dakota. I thought I’d post some photos instead of trying to explain the beautiful scenery. If you ever get a chance, visit Teddy Roosevelt National Park. We didn’t see anyone else in the park!         …

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Happy tail

It does not surprise me that some dogs actually injure themselves from wagging their tail too hard. During my days working at a boarding kennel, a few dogs did this. A great dane named Simon actually came in with a pre-wrapped tail every time, just to prevent him from hurting his tail in advance. We called it happy …

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Freako on a leash

Note: This is a guest post from Apryl DeLancey, who writes the blog “Women Like Sports.” Yes, this post is about cats, but if you’re like me, you probably own a dog and a cat. Yeah, not only is my kitty named Freako, but he walks on a leash! It really was a natural progression …

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Not like the others?

Last weekend I took care of Piper, my friend Becky’s great dane. I wanted to show a picture of her because I had never seen a gray and black (blue merle) great dane before Piper. Piper reminds me of how some of the American Kennel Club’s regulations are a bit ridiculous. The AKC recognizes the …

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