People Training: Teach them to smile

People Training: Teach them to smile

We dogs love our people kind of a lot. So it’s natural that we want them to be happy all the time, right? But you may have noticed, that is sometimes easier said than done. Peoples are different from dogs in many ways, one of which is that they tend to focus on...
Central California is for the Dogs!

Central California is for the Dogs!

I love my job. One of the great things about being a writer and blogger is that I get to explore new things and share them with my fellow dogs. A great joy in my life is travel – I am in fact a traveling fiend, having visited New York City, Nashville, and Salt...
New Year’s Resolutions (doggie style)

New Year’s Resolutions (doggie style)

Happy New Year! New Year’s day is upon us, and that means new beginnings, new adventures, and lots of crossing things out because we wrote the wrong date on them. And for peoples, it means one more thing: New Year’s Resolutions! Dogs don’t need New...
Before you giftwrap that puppy…

Before you giftwrap that puppy…

I was a gift. My person loves to tell the story of how her boyfriend showed up on her doorstep with a little black fluffball with a little white goatee. Which, of course, was me. And as you can guess, it worked out pretty well. But my person and I feel, at this time...
Jingle Belles!

Jingle Belles!

Disclaimer: No compensation was received from any of the following companies in exchange for this post. Well, okay, I got to lick some faces, which was pretty cool. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And it’s just around the corner! I love it...

Why a Dog Blogs

Why would a dog want to have a blog? This is the question I encounter all the time when people find out that I am a writer and a blogger. Why would a dog want to do this? After all, it isn’t really a part of the normal stuff dogs like to do, like play fetch, lick...

Official Therapy Dog of the WIPIN 2013 Conference

Over the weekend my person took me to Portland, Oregon to attend the first ever Women in the Pet Industry Network Conference.  We had a great time and predict big things are coming for this organization of inspirational, savvy, generous women.  You’ll be hearing...

A dog’s job…

Yesterday at the dog park, I was playing fetch. I got distracted and left my ball out in the middle of the field. When I got back, my person told me that I should have brought it back, and said, “How many jobs do you have, really? Just the one…bring the...