When You Find A Lost Dog Or Cat


I’ve mentioned before that I seem to be a magnet for lost and stray dogs—so much so, that I now carry an extra leash in the car.  Fortunately, all but one of the dogs I’ve found were reunited with their people or were adopted.  I still think about the puppy we found when we lived… Continue Reading

DIY: Take Great Dog Pics


Professional photographer, Steven Sable, has 13 tips for taking better photos of your dog.   I really like the advice to stay at eye level or lower with your dog.  Sable has two photographic series on rez dogs—Rez Dogs Biographies and Rez Dogs Scenarios.  Most of the images are from the Navajo Reservation in Arizona, New Mexico, & Utah…. Continue Reading

DIY: Warm Winter Cat Houses


Pet cats living outside and stray & feral cats have a really hard time in winter—those low temperatures can be deadly.  If your neighborhood has cats living outside and if your living situation allows, here are some inexpensive, DIY shelters you can make to give them a warm, dry place to sleep. Obviously, don’t place… Continue Reading

That’s Not My Dog

Have you heard The Tobolowsky Files.  I heard an episode this weekend about an unexpected love story with a pretty revolting dog.  Pooch is a pitiful dog who shows up in Stephen Tobolowsy’s life one day and causes him to consider what is it that makes a dog your dog? That’s Not My Dog