The Blessing of a Life with Dogs

Border Collie

Alaska, Angel, Annie, Blackie, Bonnie, Brandon, Buddha, Bussy, Charlie Brown, Cymbie, Doc, Duke, Edward, Hank, Harley, Judy, Kimba, Lady, Lassie, Leia, Maggie, Max, Megan, Morgan, Patty, Pearl, Rex, Rita, Teddi, Tiffany, Toby, Tommy, Trixie, Tyler, Zarah, and Zeb. These are…

A Dozen Ways to Call Your Cat

It is said that cats cannot be trained. This was perhaps the profound statement of someone who was trying to force their cat to do something. The object of training is to get the trainee to do what we want,…

The Princess and the Pee

Maia, our fairy princess in cat form, doesn’t like to pee where anyone else pees. It didn’t help that when she came to live with us at 3 months old, she was a very tiny kitty in a very big…