Easter Egg Hunting Has Gone to The Dogs!

April 2015 What are you doing for Easter??  We are going to have an Easter Egg hunt with our dogs! No joke. I am writing this the day before Easter, before we do it, because I am hoping to inspire you to do the same with your family! Here's the idea behind it:  If you …

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Hugs and Hostages?

  2014 It's National Hug Your Dog Day!  Let's dig deep into the science of hugs! I will be the first to admit: Sometimes I want to hug our dog and cats (and other animals) like the Abominable Snowman in the bit from "Daffy Duck's Quackbusters" cartoon.   But I don't.   I know they don't …

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Education Is Prevention.

Education is the key to many things, including safety and wellbeing in our homes.   This week is National Dog Bite Prevention Week.  It's the perfect time to reflect on how we can better understand our canine companions, educate and guide children of all ages, and share what we have learned over the years with …

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