Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Baseball season is over. For months I followed the Yankees.  They were hot.  Really hot.  Until the play-offs.  Then they were not. After the play-offs I rapidly lost interest in baseball. But Leia did not. No one is as batty over a ball than Leia. She can chase a ball 24/7.  Recently I can across … Continue reading

Welcome to Linda’s Blog House.

     Penelope, my partner in canine. and I are sniffing out what’s happening with mutts now. If you like funny stories about dogs and other woofs of wisdom, you’ve come to the right place.  Enjoy. Linda and Penelope.

Grrrreat! Pumpkin!

It’s almost time for Thanksgiving. If you find yourself making up pumpkin pies, why not add some canned pumpkin to your dog’s food. There are a lot of good reasons. Pumpkin is full of nutrients such as vitamin A, vitamin C and potassium. It’s low calorie and low fat. It’s a medicine. The fiber in … Continue reading

The Original Party Animal

Who was the original Party Animal? Mostly likely it was Spuds MacKenzie. In the late 1980s, Spuds became the official mascot and spokes dog for Bud Light beer and made his debut in a Bud Light Super Bowl XXI ad. According to the New York Times, he helped raise sales by 20% But like many … Continue reading

Did you know?

Did you know that 18% of pet owners share their bed with their pet? And that dogs make 10 sounds and cats, 100? ??? Did you know that all dogs have unique nose prints, much like humans’ fingerprints? ??? Did you know that Siberian Huskies curl up in a ball and use their fluffy tails … Continue reading

Doggone Riddles

September 3 was National Riddle Day.  So in honor of this PAWatively PAWsome holiday, here are a few laughs, or groans, or tidbits to pass on. What kind of dog loves to take a bath? A shampoodle.  Where does a dog go if he loses his tail? A re-tail store.            … Continue reading