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A Pup-Lifting Story

As I was reading the on-line edition of BARK, I came across a story about a Franciscan monastery near the Andes in Cochabama, Bolivia. Among the many monks there, one stands out. He is under 2 feet tall. He probably weighs less than 40 pounds. And he is endowed with spectacular facial hair. When he … Continue reading

Just Fooling

It’s April, the month for fooling. And here’s our friend Figi. You’ll remember her from a previous post, “An Interview with a Champion”. Well, Fiji loves to fool around  in front of a camera and has agreed to share some photos from her extensive portfolio. “”I love dressing up. And, as you know, I love … Continue reading

Wadda Pair

It was a pretty good January by New Jersey standards.  Gray.  Gloomy.  But not a lot of snow. Then came February – the warmest on record. Then March.  Two days after a record 60+ degree day, this! Snow!  Close to 2 feet of it!  Not pretty, light, and fluffy, but heavy, icy, and hard to … Continue reading

Murphy

In a few days it will be St. Patrick’s Day. Although you may know a Murphy or two, we’d like to introduce you to another one. Murphy is tall, dark and handsome. He is easy to get along with. Although he may be a little bit shy at first, he can easily be won over with gifts … Continue reading

An Interview with a Champion

February 14th marked the 141st annual Westminster Kennel Club Show at New York’s Madison Square Garden. The winner was Rumor, a 5-year old German Shepherd. (See Rumor Has It in the last Mutts.) Like Rumor, all of the entrants were pure-bred and champions.  In case you have ever wondered what it takes to become a champion, … Continue reading