This Tragedy May be More Common Than We Think

At the end of this post, please click the link to an online article about a pet who was abandoned at an airport in Nevada. We may never know how many humans’ and animals’ lives are damaged or destroyed by violence in the home.  However, every now and then we’re reminded that these things happen. Please don’t express hostility toward the person who left her dog in the restroom at McCarren Airport.  She didn’t have options, and her little angel has found plenty of people who want to help.  Chewy will find a good home, and I hope he knows his human mother … Continue reading This Tragedy May be More Common Than We Think

Either You Get It Or You Don’t. Don’t Ask Anyone To Explain.

During the past few years, I’ve lived in a dog-friendly condo building. About half of the units — including mine — are studios, so pocket-sized dogs are popular. The Homeowner Association official who taught me how to deal with some of the intricacies of living here has a Chihuahua.  It’s weird how I didn’t know how much I loved Chihuahuas until I got to know one of the little dogs, so if you still aren’t aware of how much you love the breed please keep an open mind. Chihuahuas — and dogs in general — are masters of unintended humor, … Continue reading Either You Get It Or You Don’t. Don’t Ask Anyone To Explain.