(Update July 2013: We just got back from a road trip to Texas. Before we left, I got our dog, Saffron, vaccinated against rattlesnake venom. I’m surprised how many people still don’t know there’s a rattlesnake vaccine available for dogs (and horses)! It doesn’t completely protect them—you still must immediately get them to a vet… Continue Reading
See more of the truth about what dogs want from life by artist, cartoonist, illustrator, Lisa Hanawalt.
I’ve gotten a bunch of questions about this post—it’s time to update it! Elevated beds are great for dogs with painful joints. And they help keep your pup comfy when its’s hot, if the ground is damp, if there are ground dwelling bugs, etc. The Columbus Dog Connection rescue group has a spiffy tutorial on how… Continue Reading
Rez Dogs is a great documentary about a very complex issue. Our dog, Saffron, was a stray on the Yakama Reservation in central Washington and because of her, I’ve tried to become more educated about Rez Dogs. This documentary wasn’t easy to watch, but I think it’s important to know what’s going on and to… Continue Reading
I love our Roadie harness! Every time our dog Saffron rides in the car with us, she’s in her Roadie and buckled in in the back seat. If you’re taking your dog in your car, you’ll both be much safer if your dog is secured by a strong car harness and seat belt. Find out why… Continue Reading