Tag Archives: pets

Image of the Week: Love us some Boogie with books!

For those who may have missed previous posts featuring the work of Lili Chin,  we are huge fans of Doggie Drawings and everything that Lili produces. Her most recent creation, focused on the best and brightest in the Dog Behavior … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Tracking Wild Turkeys at Sundown

This winter has officially worn out its welcome. But there is still plenty of beauty to be had in this icy, snow-covered realm we call home. Most of our back property is no longer walkable without snowshoes or skis. But … Continue reading

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Cra Cra for Cozy Caves

I’ve bought a lot of dog beds in my life. A LOT of dog beds. And for those of us who unnecessarily dote on our dogs and tend to their every need (real or imagined), there are two major problems … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Fall Color

We’re not very tolerant of the color red here in Michigan, except for when it involves bright berry-colored carpets of fall leaves in early October. Sadly, there is always a downside to everything.  And the downside to fall leaves is … Continue reading

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Dear Running Bloggers: Stick to the fartleks and shoe guides and leave the dogs to the animal experts

A couple years ago I ran across a Runners World article titled, A Breed Apart: Can your dog go the distance?, which attempted to prescribe specific breeds of dogs to runners as though they were shoe brands for underpronators with … Continue reading

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Kung Fu Canines

I recently started sifting through my video footage of Peaches and Buster playing, with the hope of learning to objectively analyze their various play moves and tendencies to learn more about their interaction with one another, however unlikely the “objective” … Continue reading

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Animal Histories

The author of the Fearfuldogs blog recently published a post titled “The Way We Were” featuring some photos of childhood pets that she’d found while scanning family photos. And over the past few months, largely in anticipation of the birth of … Continue reading

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