Wiener Racing Season is Here

The engines are revved, the tails are wagging, and those long little doggies are ready to bolt. Yes! It wiener racing season! Those little sausage dogs just can’t wait to run the course and get their big mouths on those glorious treats at the other end.   This year will be the first time we… Continue reading Wiener Racing Season is Here

Strange Day Indeed

You know your day is going to be weird when you receive emails from your own email address stating that you’re a hot Russian bride looking for a husband. But can you imagine this kind of day? You wake up, everything is normal, you have your breakfast, take care of the morning constitutional, and then… Continue reading Strange Day Indeed

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!

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

Doing the Dishes

Bronnie is turning out to be quite the domesticated dog. Right after he came home with me, he showed his fascination with the washer and dryer. Every time I went into the laundry room, he would show up and poke his head in the washer or dryer. I kept hoping he was offering to fold… Continue reading Doing the Dishes

Meet the Fur Balls

Three of them. I never thought I would end up with three dogs. Two was always the perfect number, especially since my first dog, Peach, “adopted” my second dog, Elmo. He just wiggled his way into her heart. And number three, Bronnie, did the same to me. I love dachshunds and this one proved irresistable.… Continue reading Meet the Fur Balls