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Spare A Thought for Shelter Animals this Christmas

Hello & Merry Christmas to those reading! Hope you’ve all had (and are continuing to have!) a wonderful time, and that all your animals have been suitably spoiled! 767 more words

Small Animals

Ten Reasons You May Be Too Old to Adopt a Puppy

Ten Reasons You May Be Too Old to Adopt a Puppy

The Education of Velvet

  1. You go to visit a batch of puppies right after you’ve been dismissed from the hospital for a procedure they do to folks after age 50, when they tell you absolutely not to sign any contracts or make any big decisions because of the medication they gave you.
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Family Life

Adopting a Puppy!

Adopting a puppy is a massively huge life change. It’s kind of like deciding to become a parent (in my case a single parent) to a hyperactive, needy, headstrong (but lovable) fur-baby who has the advantage of having four fast legs and cupie doll eyes. 697 more words

2014 Manifesto

Parsing the Puppy: A Tale Told to Family

By the time the day—lazy hours on the beach, chasing kids in the water; late afternoon browse through the shops; a long walk with Martin; and then dinner at the restaurant,–had wound itself into almost sunset, Dell was beat. 1,990 more words


Murphy Comes Home

Last fall Josh and I welcomed a puppy into our lives. It was my idea, having had a hankering for a dog since I went to college and found myself without one. 2,501 more words