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2nd Thursday [9]: Not Enough for Two

This is Montee. He is a guest at our house right now, as Jennifer has decided to foster pooches from the Central Missouri Humane Society. It is a noble thing for her to do, and it makes her feel good, which I am happy about, but as for me, my heart has never really been in it. 721 more words


Lessons by Dog, part II

It’s early in the morning and my husband is leaving for work. He leans in to kiss me goodbye and says, “Archie pooped twice.”

Life is a little different these days. 508 more words

Life Is Good And Here's Why

Fall Photos

After a 10 trip to Kansas City on business, I came home sick for the next 10 days. I’m not sure if it was a cold, the flu or the plague but it sucked, that much I do know. 135 more words


Dating with your dog - Bye Bye, Insta-Guy...

Courting, it ain’t what it used to be…

My grandparents regale of the days when people “courted” – you’d ask a girl to dance, arrange a date for the following weekend and marriage would soon, inevitably follow. 828 more words


Nelson's Modelling Shoot for Pooch & Mutt

I’m not a pushy mother, I’m not a pushy mother, I’m not a pushy mother…

When the fantastic doggy photographer Ursula Roxy of www.ursularoxy.uk asked whether Nelson would like to do a spot of modelling for… 512 more words


Promises to my dog

Promises I make to my dog

  1. I promise to have realistic expectations of the role my dog will play in my life. I will remember that she is a dog, not a furry little human; she cannot satisfy all my emotional needs.
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Get Healthy, Get a Dog - Harvard

As far as I am concerned, this would fall under the heading – preaching to the choir. Harvard Medical School has a new special health report on the positive aspects of owning a dog. 414 more words