Doggy Shoes

This is Oliver, my previous foster dog. Such a cute little man, especially when dressed up in dachshund shoes.

Dog Park Time

Time for a trip to the dog park. Today, the three musketeers all got bundled up in their sweaters and hoodies to weather the subzero temperatures here in California. I think it was 72 degrees, but you just never know when that wind is gonna turn and freeze your butt off. Everything went well, the… Continue reading Dog Park Time

Try Before You Buy

Have you ever been in a situation where you admire your friends’ pets and wonder if you should get one? Will you have enough time to spend? Will it work out with your lifestyle? Working in an animal rescue field, we often here that. People are not ready to adopt for a number of reasons.… Continue reading Try Before You Buy

The Cones are Coming!

My very strange mind has been thinking about cones. Why? I have no idea. This weird stuff just pops into my head. I thought about doing this design by putting a cone on one of my dogs. Who knows, I might still try that too. But I thought I’d spare them the humiliation and do… Continue reading The Cones are Coming!

Show me that Profile

Working at home and attempting to start a creative business has some great perks. You spend a lot more time with your four-legged family members. Good for you and for them, most of the time. Of course you’re creative mind can go down some very strange paths, like what can you dress them up in… Continue reading Show me that Profile

Dobby Dog

My little Peach girl has the funniest ears. When they are in a certain position, she looks like Dobby.

The Business of Business

There’s a good reason the word business is the same as “busy-ness” – it keeps you busy! So starting my own online design business is doing just that, keeping me very busy. I have a warped sense of humor, supposedly a sign of early dementia according to a BBC study, I love dogs, and I… Continue reading The Business of Business

Clothes Your Dog

Winter coats and sweaters and hoodies. I spend more on clothing for my dogs than for me. And you’re thinking I’m out of my mind, but Elmo weighs 6 lbs and Peach and Bronnie are around 13 – 15 lbs. They all have short hair and the frigid temperatures here in California are just too… Continue reading Clothes Your Dog

Mind Your Own Business

It’s fairly easy to write about something you are passionate about, like dogs, adopting them, rescuing them, and about the great people who do this for a living. But, geez, it’s not so easy when you’re trying to write about your own business. So now that I’m minding my own business, I of course have to… Continue reading Mind Your Own Business

Designer Dogs Available

So you don’t want to adopt from a shelter because all they have are Pit Bulls and Chihuahuas, well at least in the San Francisco Bay area. Not! Check out Wagaroo, a site that lists dogs from many shelters in the bay area and even lists dogs for families who can no longer take care of their pet.… Continue reading Designer Dogs Available