Posts tagged "Puppies"

Like pony tails on dogs? The 'eyes' have it.

Like pony tails on dogs?  The 'eyes' have it.
When Izzy was a puppy, there was no problem with her ‘head fall,’ meaning the hair that naturally falls over her eyes and all eyes of Tibetan Terriers.  I imagine through the process of natural selection, dogs in Tibet needed that kind of protection for their eyes from the wind and sand and extreme temperatures. ... Read more »

My Love Affair ... with Habanero Sauce

My Love Affair ... with Habanero Sauce
Fortunately, the affair is now over, but I have to admit that at one time there was a new love in my life that usurped all other loves.  I fell in love with Dan’s Prime XXX Habanero Pepper Sauce.  I know it sounds odd, but I was at my wit’s end over Izzy’s chewing the... Read more »

Bully Sticks (almost) saved my Furniture ... and Other Stuff

Bully Sticks (almost) saved my Furniture ... and Other Stuff
Puppy-hood is a difficult time for furniture, drywall, shoes, and other things in your home, not to mention the new owners.  My first dog, Duncan, was an angel and never chewed anything other than bully sticks.  Then came Izzy.  Nothing was safe, other than my hands, because she teethed on Dunkie’s long-haired coat, literally hanging... Read more »
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Learn the Truth: The Puppy Mill Project in Chicago

This past week, I had the opportunity to talk to Cari Meyers, the founder of The Puppy Mill Project in Chicago.  Although our conversation was to be about something related to rescue and charitable giving via BumperPet.com, I quickly became enthralled both by her passion and knowledge base about where puppies in pet shops come... Read more »