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


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

Rumor Has It

It was Valentine’s Day.  And it was the final night of the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Show at New York’s Madison Square Garden. And on this night, there was a Rumor going around. It was Rumor – a 5-year old German Shepherd champion who was making a repeat appearance. Rumor was the big favorite last … Continue reading

The Puppy Bowl

What! Your favorite team didn’t get into the Super Bowl?  You can still enjoy an exciting game by turning in to The Animal Planet for Puppy Bowl XIII. Over 49 puppies are divided into Team Ruff and Team Fluff who will compete in a 19’ x 10’ stadium, dragging football-shaped toys into the end zone. … Continue reading