HAPPY AS A DOG’S TAIL

Layla

  I love this simple poem. It says it all! Happy as a Dog’s Tail By Anna Swir 1909–1984 Anna Swir Happy as something unimportant and free as a thing unimportant. As something no one prizes and which does not prize itself. As something mocked by all and which mocks …

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Looking Out For Our Furry Friends: Pet Food Stamps

In a matter of just a couple of weeks, more than 45,000 pets associated with hardship families have been signed up with the non-profit charity called Pet Food Stamps based in NYC. According to Pet Food Stamps, “there are over 50 million Americans who currently receive Food Stamps, many with dogs or cats, who …

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TO STAIN OR NOT TO STAIN? OUT, OUT DAMN SPOT!!!

Oh, no! Not again!!! Your brand new rug is showing signs of home invasion. And you knew it from the minute you opened the door. Murphy’s in the corner hanging his head. Your other canine is nowhere to be found. Time for damage control and please watch where you step! …

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TECHNO GEEK FIDOS, FOUND!!!

Remember when your dog got lost and you knocked on every door in the neighborhood? You posted flyers on telephone poles and called the local animal shelter in hopes that a dog or cat remarkably similar to yours was currently being housed there? In fact, you’re wishing your pet just …

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“Weddings, Birthdays, and Bark Mitzvahs”

I wish you had been there. You may have missed it, but many of my pictures are available at my Creature Comforts FB page. It was a crazy, fun event, and it was one of my favorite pet moments ever. In my experience as a pet-sitter, most people treat their pets as …

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