Ode to Hogan

We know him as Beauty without Vanity, Strength without Insolence, Courage without Ferocity, and all the virtues of Man without his Vices. – Lord Byron

One door closes

A month ago  Ari, the handsome retriever moved back to the Atlantic coast with his humans.  We didn’t get to say so long, we were on vacation and thought we would have one… Continue reading

Dreaming

What could this dream mean?

Min Min

Another furry little one has come into our orbit and is gently worming her way in.

A Toe In The Water

So tomorrow, Aug. 26, is national dog day. While I will miss my boy terribly as others post pics and accolades about their furry companions, I do have solace.

Ode to Roxy

My sister in law’s dog Roxy is the reason we got a dog.

Ready? Not Really

We have been cautiously looking at getting another dog, mainly through rescue organizations.

The wisdom of Turtle

Grief is not a process, its not something linear, it has a beginning but no defined middle or end.

Required Reading 4 Dog Lovers

If you love dogs, you’ll really enjoy André Alexis prize winning novel Fifteen Dogs. I received it as a Christmas present, but wasn’t in the mood to read it until recently. I’ll warn you parts… Continue reading

THE SENSE OF A DOG – SIGHT

I’ve procrastinated this post because I knew it would be one of the most emotionally wrenching to compose.