Monthly Archives: January 2017

10 Ways to Memorialize your Pet

When my beloved dog passed away last year, my sister made a donation to the Richmond SPCA in her honor. Recently, we visited the SPCA. It was warm and inviting… the pets were happy and well cared for. I felt a certain satisfaction in that my dog’s passing helped to make it possible for these… Read more »

My Dog Eats Crazy Things

I just read an article about “horrifying” things removed from a dog’s stomach, it’s about a Great Dane who had 43.5 socks in his stomach and a Pug who had swallowed 104 pennies! Can you believe it? I personally had two beagles who shared a lightbulb as a snack! Seriously? I mean, it’s not like these things… Read more »

The Paw Licker

You’re trying to sleep and you hear the familiar rhythmic noises coming from your pup’s bed… “slurp, slosh, smack, chomp-chomp-chomp, slap, slurp…” All through the night… sloppy, nasty, incessant licking and chewing!! Aarrgh!!! I feel your pain! Can there be anything more irritating (especially in the middle of the night) than the sounds of an… Read more »

Parlez-vous francais, Fifi?

Thank goodness for Holiday Barn… While planning a trip overseas, we don’t have to worry about our dog. He will be spoiled well at the ‘Barn while we’re away. It’s our first trip to Europe… first trip anywhere overseas and we’re so excited. Sure, we’re going to miss our sweet boy, but we decided the… Read more »