Live for today, plan for tomorrow

Dogs live for today. We are wired that way, and for the most part it serves us very well.  I think that many problems that peoples have could be avoided, or at least endured, if peoples thought more like dogs. For example: Dogs don’t worry about things that...

Some like it hot…but not dogs!

Okay, I live in Los Angeles, and I have to say, the summers here are beastly!  It’s only June and already it’s 90 degrees.  That’s like 630 in dog degrees.  No, wait, that’s dog years.  My bad. But for those of us with fur (especially black fur...

Wordless Wednesday – My trip to New York

I Love New York! Here’s some of the fun things we did… Excuse the glare…had to share. Fred’s has a great outdoor seating area and dogs are welcome. They put framed photos of regulars (like me) on the wall inside! True New Yorkers know that if...

What Happens at BlogPaws…

What happens at BlogPaws… Belle’s top five tips for dogs attending Blog Paws – the awesome pet blogger conference! Hey, I couldn’t resist the title – given where BlogPaws will be next year (Vegas, baby!) – but seriously, my person...

A Dog’s New Year’s Resolutions

So the one question people tend to ask me at New Year’s time is: What are my New Year’s Resolutions? This always strikes me as amusing, since New Year’s resolutions are a strictly people-oriented thing.  In general, we dogs live life to the fullest,...

Every day is a holiday

Hello!  First let me say that I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving, and that you didn’t get trampled on afterwards trying to shop during the madness they call “Black Friday.”  Personally, I try to stay away from stores at that time of year,...

The story about me that won a contest!

So, my person entered this contest run by the Bissell peoples, called “Totally Floored by my Pet.”  Guess what she had to do?  She had to tell them about a time when she was “totally floored” by my awesomeness.  Since I am, in fact, an awesome...

Thanks a lot, Bissell!

No, really, thanks.  Thanks to you, my person spent all night playing with her new toy instead of playing with me.  Thanks to you, all the dog hair I so carefully placed all over my house is no longer there.  Thanks to you, all my toys got put up on a shelf while my...